Bill Oddie

Bill Oddie

Bill Oddie is one of our leading environmentalists and one of the country's best-loved comedians with numerous radio and TV credits to his name.

He is currently presenting Birding on BBC2 and is the author of 'Bill Oddie's Great Bird Race' game.


Bill first made his name as a member of the original Goodies with Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden. Bill co-wrote the series with Graeme Garden including the highly successful Funky Gibbon hit single.

Bill Oddie was born in 1941 and was educated at Cambridge University with his contemporaries John Cleese, Sir David Frost and Eric Idle. All of them made their name as members of the famous Footlights club.

Bill delivers a lecture on Birdwatching called "Follow That Bird", based on his highly successful TV Series. An inspirational speaker for lectures or simply an after dinner speaker of quality, Bill has it all!