Deirdre Higgins

Deidre Higgins has taught History and Politics in schools and further education colleges for 40 years. She has spent the last 10 years at Bedford Sixth Form teaching A Level and has attended History and Politics Conferences led by leading historians and politicians. She has a strong interest in archaeology and landscape and has an MA in Landscape Studies when she wrote a dissertation on the forest of Bromswold. Her other interest is antiques so during her lectures she endeavours to use illustrations from paintings and antiques to enhance her teaching.