Keith Blakemore-Noble is the UK's #1 Fear Strategist, helping you transform your deepest fears into your greatest strengths which he does as a coach, an international speaker, a multi-time best-selling author, a hypnotist, an occasional magician, and presenter of his radio show show.He is also someone who, for far too many years, was massively held back by a very strong social phobia - speaking with strangers, or even meeting strangers, was at best deeply uncomfortable, and at worst utterly terrifying for him. For far too many years.So he did the logical thing - he pursued a 20 year career in IT with some success (becoming a Fellow of the BCS in the process).Until one panic attack too many, which forced him to reconsider his life.So he studied NLP and hypnosis, used those tools to conquer his own fears and phobias, and since 2010 he has helped over 5,000 people across 5 continents to transform their lives.Having travelled the world for a while doing this, he has settled back in his native Scotland, where he is focusing on the next step in his journey of helping as many people as he can to conquer their fears.

Queen, Knebworth Park

My first ever proper gig! Alas, it was also Queen’s last ever gig, but what a gig – over 120,000 people crammed into Knebworth Park on a gloriously hot and sunny day. I ended up going purely by chance – I happened to see a poster in a local shop advertising a gig with Status…