Brian Whittingham was born, raised and still lives in Glasgow. He left school at 15 to work in the shipyards. He then moved on working as an oil-rig inspector, a draftsman, a taxi-driver, before becoming a writer in residence in the Lothian district. He now lectures Creative Writing workshops at a Glasgow college and freelances taking Creative Writing workshops in schools, museums, galleries, community centres etc. He has written 3 plays, various short stories and 5 poetry collections.
Current events and projects
He is available to do events such as readings, exhibitions, creative writing workshops and reading workshops.