Conservative academic, author, theologian and educationalist
Adrian Hilton is a conservative academic, author, theologian and commentator on religion, culture, politics and the arts. He has spent more than 20 years in secondary and university education, teaching and lecturing in politics, philosophy and theology. He is a former parliamentary candidate and former adviser to the Secretary of State for Education. He has directed a number of theatre productions (Stratford-upon-Avon, London's West End, South Bank and Fringe) and also holds a Guinness World Record for the longest marathon theatre performance by an individual - a non-stop dramatic recital of the Complete Works of Shakespeare, which was inaugurated by the Duke of Edinburgh on the site of the Globe Theatre in July 1987. He is a Council member of The Freedom Association, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and writes or has written for The Spectator, Daily Mail, Breitbart and ConservativeHome.