Tommy Walsh

Tommy Walsh

Tommy Walsh is one of the UK's most loved DIY TV presenters. A big man with a big personality, Tommy has presented many DIY programmes as well as producing books on Ground Force and DIY.

Tommy Walsh first grabbed the public attention on the hugely popular TV series Ground Force, he met the executive producer of Ground Force whilst he was engaged in building work on her house, she invited Tommy to take part in a screen test with Charlie Dimmock and since that day Tommy has gone from strength to strength appearing in many TV programmes.  As well as Ground Force in the UK he and Charlie also went onto star in the USA version with huge success.

Tommy has presented several DIY shows for Discovery: DIY Survival, Challenge Tommy and Ultimate Workshop. Other credits include presenting BBC's Death by Gardening, and Shopping City, and on Discovery Real Time he has presented Tommy Walsh's Eco House, Tommy's Fix your House for Free and Fix it Yourself.

Tommy’s first book 'DIY Survival' was in the UK's bestsellers list and he has since published a further four DIY project books all with Harper Collins.

Tommy's distinctive voice has been used on various campaigns which include Direct Line Insurance, and he is always a huge hit when making a personal appearance.  Tommy is also available for Q & A sessions.

Tommy is one of the UK's best-loved DIY TV Presenters and is an ideal choice for Personal Appearances. Please contact a Prime Performers Booking Agent on 020 7251 8222 to discuss your requirements.

  • I just wanted to write you a quick line to say thank you for all the co-ordination etc of Tommy over the past few weeks. He was absolutely fantastic- and couldn't do enough for us. Many members of the public commented to us about how approachable he was, and he was incredibly attentive in taking time out for everyone who came to see him - staying way beyond the time that we had secured him for. In addition, both SkillBuild and SkillM&E (the organising bodies) were very impressed with his genuine interest in the overall theme, and many commented on how inspiring and motivational they thought his speech to be. It was more than evident that he was fantastic at engaging with our young people and they were thrilled to get feedback from him on their competition work. Once again - thanks both to you and Tommy. He added some fantastic kudos to what may have otherwise been a very bespoke themed event.

    Susie Dullard Marketing & Communications Barking & Dagenham College