Writer, Broadcaster, Politican and Entertaining After Dinner Speaker
Edwina Currie was born in Liverpool, UK in 1946 and went to the same school as Beatles George Harrison and Sir Paul McCartney. Much of her education was spent in the Cavern Club listening to their music.
She won a scholarship to Oxford University to read Chemistry; surrounded by Nobel prize winners, she switched to Philosophy, Politics and Economics.
She took her Master's degree in economic history at the London School of Economics, an experience which turned her into a life-long Conservative.
Edwina was first elected as a Conservative Party MP in 1983, she was a Junior Health Minister for two years, before resigning in 1988 over the controversy over salmonella in eggs.
By the time EdwinaCurrie lost her seat in 1997, she had begun a new career as a novelist and broadcaster. Edwina is a brash and determined political speaker whom can command an audience with her experience and knowledge of the area and the country for that matter.
Edwina has also appeared on many Televison chat shows and is also a very accomplished and entertaining after dinner speaker.
To hire Edwina Currie as the lady speaker or top table guest for your next event please “enquire now” or call us on 01522 508355.
Fees quoted are only an indication of what you might have to pay, and in no way constitute an offer of any kind. In some cases overnight accommodation, travel expenses and VAT may be charged in addition to the fee.