Our Core Tutors

Martin Colclough
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Martin Colclough

Martin has been a working medium for over 20 years. He teaches internationally in Australia, Canada and across Europe. He likes to bring humour with his teaching, which relaxes the students,  this relaxed teaching style encourages students to work to their maximum potential. He loves to see his students succeed and progress along their individual pathways.

Nicola Shortland-Neal AMTSF

Nicola has been a working medium for over 14 years, serving Spiritualist churches, public demonstrations, and teaching mediumship development both in the UK and Australia.

Nicola loves to help students realise their own potential through gentle nurturing, helping them believe in themselves. She holds level 2 qualification in Mediumship with the T S Fellowship and has a special passion for speaking mediumship,

Being a deep feeling medium, Nicola brings her heart and soul into her demonstrating and teaching, making all feel completely at ease with her easy-going good, humoured manner.

Her relaxed heartfelt down to earth personality puts students at ease encouraging them to explore their innate sensitivities. She adores witnessing students 'aha' moments when they have breakthroughs within their development. 

Bev Mann
Bev Mann

Bev Mann is a Spiritual Medium of over 15 years and lives in London, UK. She has an internationally renowned reputation for her teaching and guidance within workshops and development groups, supporting many students on their spiritual journey, which she believes should encompass the whole package - mind, body and spirit.

Bev trained extensively at the world-renowned Arthur Findlay College in the UK and also mentored under several highly respected inspirers of Spiritualism. She completed a Teacher Training Mentorship programme with Tony Stockwell and has been teaching and running her own workshops and seminars for many years.

Bev is well known for her compassionate, modern, down to earth approach and works truly from the Heart. She was indeed given the name ‘Mediumship from the Heart’ many years ago by her peers direct from the spirit world.

Teaching is her true passion and she has dedicated her time to help others unfold their spiritual gifts by inspiring them to deliver meaningful ‘messages from the heart’. Bev is extremely patient and works with students to help overcome confidence issues, guiding them to trust and have faith in their connection to spirit. She encourages her students to work with their own unique style, allowing the communication to take place in its most natural form.

Guest Tutors

Andy Ford
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Andy Ford


Andrew Ford is a British medium that is serving the Spiritualist Churches, demonstrating his mediumship and trance and has been teaching for many years. He has worked in the United Kingdom, Rhodes and Switzerland. Andrew holds the level two and three qualification in Mediumship and Trance with the T S Fellowship, as well as level two in Inspirational Speaking. He also has the Advanced Diploma in Platform Demonstrating, BTEC in the Advanced Management of Spiritualistic Services and holds the QA Level 3 Award in Education & Training (RQF). Andrew teaches mediumship, psychic, trance, palmistry and tarot cards. 

Hayley McClean


In her ‘muggle’ life Hayley McClean is an independent social worker, hypnotherapist and complaints investigator. She views all of these roles as a form of healing work because she helps to move people forwards in their lives. 

When it comes to the more spiritual side of life, Hayley views herself as an eclectic person because she embraces the multi-faceted nature of spirituality; she is a reiki practitioner, shamanic practitioner, a developing medium and a keen paranormal investigator/ researcher. 

Hayley is also interested in earth energies and dowsing, and has a passion for psychic detective work.

Other amazing tutors that have taught through Fox Pioneer Centre

Lynn Parker

Tim Abbott

Kim Moore-Cullen

Richard Cullen

Sheila French

Penny Hayward