THE life and career of celebrated interviewer Michael Parkinson will be discussed with a revealing talk at Parr Hall.

An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson, which comes to Warrington on February 14, is described as an intimate exchange with a man who has interviewed more than 2,000 of the most important cultural figures of the 20th and 21st centuries.

The event will see the television broadcaster, best known for his talk show Parkinson, in conversation with his son Mike, and will feature highlights from the much-loved show.

Becki Mundy, from Culture Warrington, said: "This is a unique opportunity to enjoy an intimate, entertaining and informative look at Sir Michael’s remarkable journey from a pit village in Yorkshire to the top of those famous stairs, while reliving the best moments from a show that for many defined their Saturday night."

Tickets are on sale now. Visit or call 442345.