Shaftesbury Grammar Dorset. Usual crop of 'O' and 'A' levels. Scholarships to visit France as part of cultural exchange programme.
At University of Warwick in French Studies. Course included history, politics, fine art, language, literature, philosophy, carousing and schmoozing. Graduated in 1983
Appeared in three student drama productions including Ionesco's 'The Bald Prima Donna'. Regular spot on W963 cheesy student radio station.
Again University of Warwick, Certificate in Education in Adult and Further Education, studied under Lesley Stewart and Terry Hyland. Completed in 1996.
Working toward PhD at School of History, Birmingham University.