Mantle is a highly regarded and
active British author/co-author,
broadcaster and researcher of Unidentified Flying Objects.
He is also a good friend of Steve Bass, publisher of Journal
of Frontier Science.
Mantle was born April 25, 1958 and currently resides in
Tingley, Ardsley East, United Kingdom.
has achieved many milestones since his interest in UFO
research began in 1979 when he joined the British
UFO Research Association (BUFORA),
UFO Society (YUFOS).
He was nominated "Investigator of the Year"
1987, he was appointed to the Council of Management of
He subsequently acted as Press Officer, Conference Organizer,
and Secretary to the National Investigations Committee.
was appointed the Mutual
UFO Network's (MUFON's)
United Kingdom Representative in 1988.
1992, he was awarded honorary membership in the Research
Institute on Anomalous Phenomena (RIAP),
a science based UFO-study group based in the Ukraine.
And in 1993, he was appointed Director of Investigations
his U.K. television and lecture credits are appearances
on BBC radio network and TV programs such as Kilroy,
Pebble Mill at One,
Central Weekend, Fantastic
Facts, Wire TV,
Disney Club, Cool
Cube, Good Morning
with Anne and Nick, This
has also appeared on programs in Norway, France, Germany,
Austria, Italy, San Marino, Rumania, Switzerland, Israel,
Japan, and the USA.
1990, Philip formulated,
organised and tutored 3 ten-week college courses on UFOs
for the Adult Education Department of Wakefield College,
has written many articles, not only for Journal
of Frontier Science, but also including
UFO JOURNAL, CENAP
Brigantia and numerous others international
with articles, Philip has published numerous books, including
a 2005 e-book on the now famous Alien Autopsy,
which aired in the U.S. The book, Alien
Autopsy Inquest, is the most comprehensive
tome to-date on the controversial alien autopsy
film. This film is THE most controversial film in
the entire history of UFO research. Launched onto an unsuspecting
public by its owner Ray Santilli in 1995, this film has
made its way into popular culture and is still debated
and discussed around the world. This book provides all
the facts from all the experts and allows the reader to
reach their own conclusion. Other books include Without
Consent (1994), Beyond
Roswell (1997), and was a consultant for Hamlyn
Childrens Alien Evidence
(1998) and Alien Contact
(1999), as well as The Soviet
UFO Files (1998), Abduction
- Encounters with Extraterrestrials (1999),
and UFO-USSR (2005
ongoing projects include work with UFO-LINK,
with journalist and public relations consultant Carl Nagaitis.
UFO-LINK is a UFO
consultancy group aimed at working with and providing
UFO material to the media. Also, in 2001, he has been
actively involved with 'The Mystery Club'at Batley Boys
High School, West Yorkshire.
has also been involved in magazine editorship and consultancy
work with numerous magazines, including Quest
European Associated Publishers LTD, where he
was a consultant from December 2000 to March 2001 on a
new magazine project, and UFO