The Bug Man

The Bug Man

The Bug Man, Martin Rapley FRES FBNA presents science shows and workshops in schools and events throughout England. His shows include: The Big Bug Experience. The Big Bug Science Show Martin was Education Officer for Essex Wildlife Trust for 15 years where he developed an extensive education programme which attracted 8000 children each year to Fingringhoe Wick nature reserve. He left in 2003 to create his unique shows. Martin now teaches over 40,000 children each year.

Skills and experience

  • Institution: Martin Rapley- The Bug Man
  • Current position: Presenter

15 years as Education Officer at Essex Wildlife Trust. 16 years as presenter at The Bug Man- Martin Rapley - Experience Science Live. Fellow of the Royal Entomologists Society. Fellow of the British Naturalists Association. Has presented shows at the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum, Kew Gardens, RHS Wisley, The Lost Gardens of Heligan and hundreds of schools.

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The Bug Man - Speaker (paid)

The Bug Man, Martin Rapley FRES FBNA. Amazing live animal science shows in schools and events. Shows include The Big Bug Experience, The Big Bug Lecture theatre show . Hands-on, close-up live science shows for schools and events. Tarantulas, scorpions, giant millipedes, flying stick insects, flying cockroaches, leaf insects and much more. Now taking bookings for 2019/20. See for details, available dates and prices.

The Bug Man - Speaker (paid)

School science shows. The Big Bug Experience Featuring bugs from around the world, this amazing show introduces the arthropods and includes tarantulas, scorpions, giant millipedes, praying mantis, flying cockroaches, leaf insects and stick insects. Volunteers from the audience also feature in this fact-packed, fun-packed, fear packed show. Each show lasts from 40 minutes. Up to six shows per day.

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