Tony Mitton

Poet & Children's Writer

About Me

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I was born in 1951, in Tripoli, North Africa.

My father was in the British Army, so I spent my childhood in North Africa, Germany and Hong Kong.

From age 11-18, I was at a boarding grammar school in Suffolk.

I studied English Literature at Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge.

PGCE at Dept of Education, University of Cambridge.

A primary school teacher, then Special Needs Support Teacher (primary) in Cambridge.

I live with my wife. I have two, grown-up children.

 

Writing, reading, walking, talking, listening, cooking, music, comedy, Art of all kinds. Mindful meditation.

A small terraced house in Cambridge, England.