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All videos at Communication Works 2022 were made by first year BTEC Media Studies students from Shooters Hill Sixth Form College. A huge thank you goes out to the students for their help in filming and putting them together.

Toby Hewson’s Opening Speech at Communication Works South 2022 #CW2022

Watch Toby Hewson’s Communication Works South 2022 keynote speech.


Communication Works 2023

South Event: Thursday 18th May 2023

North Event: Thursday 25th May 2023

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About Toby Hewson

My name is Toby Giles Hewson. I am 41 years old and I have lived my entire life in Walberton. I attended Ingfield Manor School in Billingshurst, Victoria School in Poole and Treloar College in Alton.

I Started my own charity Just Different in 2008 which successfully delivered workshops to over 250,000 children and young people before it was forced to close in 2021 due to the pandemic.

I am in the process of resurrecting my Career as a public speaker. Anyone wishing to enquire about any public speaking event, School workshops, business workshops or Inspirational workshops. Please contact me on:

I have addressed a large variety of audiences in many different venues. Oxford Universities, Liberum Bank Headquarters, Sussex Police Headquarters, Houses of Parliament and 10, Downing Street.

I have served as a trustee, Co-Chair and Chair of Communication Matters. As well as a trustee and treasurer of 1 Voice.

I have Cerebral Palsy and use a wheelchair to get around and a communication aid to talk.

> Find out more about Communication Works 2022

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