ANT MIDDLETON: SHEFFIELD CITY HALL, BY ELLEN BEARDMOREÂ

Fans of Ant Middleton know him as a soldier, sniper and survivor. Â

Thursday, 13th September 2018, 09:52 am
Updated Thursday, 13th September 2018, 09:57 am

They might not expect him to be a self help guru. But his talk at Sheffield City Hall was full of little surprises, from his opening comments on commando daggers made in Sheffield, to how Middleton used a '˜bubble' technique to cope with the horrors of  war  in the special forces. He proved to be just as much of a natural talker as a natural adrenaline seeker '“ the evening lasted three hours without feeling dragged out. It was cleverly interspersed with footage from his various TV shows and followed by a warm Q&A with the audience. The words that hit home the most were about how Middleton insists a positive mindset to '˜attack' challenges, while acknowledging situations themselves can be negative. It summed up his success, while inspiring others.   

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