Andy Nicol represented the prestigious Barbarians, British Lions, and captained Scotland with distinction.
He enjoyed a long and successful career with Bath, whom he led to a European Cup Win.
Ben Kay MBE was a member of the England rugby squad who won the Rugby World Cup in 2003.
Kay was part of the 2005 British & Irish Lions tour to New Zealand & Australia and was the only England squad member to be on the field during all seven matches in the 2007 World Cup. Ben won 62 caps with England.
Bill Beaumont is one of the greats of English Rugby and was the longest serving team captain on BBC Television’s A Question of Sport.
Rugby speaker and former England player Jeff Probyn is known for his career as a prop in the 1980’s and early 90’s. Born in Bethnal Green in London Probyn spent time playing for Askeans, Streatham and Wasps and made his international debut for England in 1988. Now retired Jeff Probyn is a commentator and sports speaker as well as working in rugby management.
John Bentley is the former Halifax, Huddersfield, Newcastle, British Lions and England winger.
Lawrence Dallaglio OBE – England and Wasps Rugby Legend. After-Dinner and Motivational Business Speaker.
Lawrence Dallaglio was born in Shepherd’s Bush, London in 1972. He was educated at Ampleforth College and was first spotted by Wasps while playing for the college at the Rosslyn Park 7’s in 1989.
Rugby After Dinner Speaker
Martin Bayfield - Former British Lions and England Rugby Player, Broadcaster and After-Dinner Speaker.
Matt Dawson MBE is a former England Rugby Captain and a team Captain on BBC’s ‘A Question of Sport‘.
Born in Birkenhead, Dawson started his rugby career with Marlow and then moved to Northampton.
In 1993, Matt was a called up for the England Sevens team which won the first Sevens World Cup in Scotland.
Neil Back, Rugby After Dinner Speaker A veteran of three World Cup campaigns and still very much a popular presence in the rugby world, Neil Back is a charming guest speaker and question answerer suited to a wide range of events.
Rob Andrew MBE was named as the Rugby Football Union's new director of rugby operations in March 2011 having served as the Rugby Football Union's elite director of rugby since 2006. England's most-capped Fly Half now shapes the RFU going towards the World Cup in 2015. His new position includes responsibility for overseeing tournaments and competitions, referee and coach development as well as sports science and medicine, and player welfare.
Will Carling OBE – Legendary England Rugby Captain. Motivational, Teamwork and Leadership Speaker
Will Carling was England’s youngest and longest-serving most successful skipper ever taking on the position at the age of 22.
Rugby Speakers for Hire in the UK and Europe
Laughter UK provide rugby after dinner speakers for a wide variety of events such as, corporate events, sportsmans dinners, golf days, awards ceremonies, comedy and curry nights, theatre shows, pub & club entertainment, and many many more. We cover all areas of the UK including Lancashire and Cumbriain the North West of England. Laughter UK will be able to help you make the best choice of Rugby Speaker for your event. Our Rugby Speakers include the following personalities.
Willie John McBride
To book your after dinner rugby speaker call 01524 733 310