Published Author, Speaker & Historian

A video about my new book "Dick Whittington's London" - a walking guide with information for dog owners, parents of young children and the disabled. 

My book "Santa - The Authorised Biography of Father Christmas" can now be ordered direct from me. For details see:

Also, "A History of Christmas Foods" can be ordered. For details see:

Historian Rupert Matthews is an established public speaker and author of non-fiction books, magazine articles and newspaper columns. His work has been translated into 28 languages (including Sioux). 

Rupert is also an accomplished speaker who will keep your audience captivated with his lively speaking style, fascinating anecdotes and technique of involving the audience in the talk. His talks are fun, packed with fascinating facts and send the audience away enthused and knowing more about the past than they ever thought possible. 

"I wish my history teacher had been like Rupert. 
I had no idea the past could be so much fun."

With costumes, props and screen shows, Rupert's talks are like no others. Whatever the audience, Rupert tailors his talk to suit those present. 

As well the keynote talk, Rupert can also be with you for your entire event if you prefer and be available to talk personally with audience members during breaks etc. He can also do book signings for some or all of your audience, if you would like this.

On this website you can learn more about Rupert and the services that he offers. 

Get in touch today for a no obligation discussion about Rupert and how he can help you. We will be able to confirm the fees and his availability for your event so that together we can start planning something special.
01737 356197