After Dinner Speaking
Bill Callaghan is a consummate raconteur and highly in demand as an after-dinner speaker. Video footage filmed by a member of the public during one of his tours at The Tower went viral on the internet and has now racked up over 2 million hits on YouTube!
Told in Bill Callaghan's inimitable style, his after-dinner speech – History is Not What it Was – is a hilarious and unique take on history, based around his role as one of HM The Queen's Yeoman Warders, including fascinating insights about its famous, and infamous, inhabitants such as Henry VIII and William Wallace – as depicted in Mel Gibson’s Braveheart movie.
Where possible, Bill will often try and weave in anecdotes and stories related to the industry, audience or event, but be warned, nobody is safe from the former Sergeant Major's wit; Bill jovially lambasts everyone including the elderly, Scottish, Royal Marines and the French. So whether you’re a bit of a history buff, or can’t stand thinking about the past, Bill Callaghan will have you crying with laughter!
Update: Bill is no longer available for public speaking, but for other fantastic after-dinner speakers, contact his former agent, speaker bureau NMP Live.
"Bill was brilliant. He was very easy to talk to and he chatted to lots of the guests before the lunch. Bill had the room in stitches and kept everyone entertained. The feedback after the lunch was great - he was a very popular speaker."
–R3 The Association of Business Recovery Professionals
"Bill Callaghan was excellent - the perfect choice for our event."–David Langdown, MD - XPD Office Supplies Ltd
"We've had Bill Callaghan as an after dinner speaker at a couple of our events now and we'd definitely book him again! He's easy to work with and is by far one of the most interesting and entertaining speakers out there!"
–Charlotte Gwynne, Seventh Sense
"Domino's were delighted with Bill's contribution to their Global Award Programme and they said he was hilarious."
–Jane French, The Right Address
"Good speaker and we had great feedback from attendees."
–C & I Group
"Bill Callaghan spoke at our client appreciation event at The Charterhouse and was fantastic. Our clients found his interesting but funny anecdotes extremely entertaining and we received some brilliant feedback from them. Bill is warm and friendly as well as very professional and was happy to chat with our guests during the post-speech reception."
–Kirsten Byers, Satis Asset Management