My last research for AGENT ZO. Here at the Memorial to the Polish servicewomen of the Second World War.
20 April 2023
Polish Congress of National Remembrance
Speaking at the inaugural Polish Congress of National Remembrance, Warsaw.
15 April 2023
Jewish Book Week with Caroline Moorhead
This year I was delighted to interview Caroline Moorhead about her new biography of Edda Mussolini, and Geoffrey Charin and Mike Levy about their books on the Kindertransport.
5 March 2023
Colin Bell DFC, Second World War mosquito pilot turns 102
Bit of a sore head this morning after a joyous party for Colin Bell, DFC at the Royal Air Force Club. ‘It will be a belter’ he told me. He wasn’t wrong.
The Woman Who Saved the Children is under option for film!
Delighted to meet Charlotte Bogard Macleod at a recent talk at the National Army Museum. Charlotte is writing the script for a film on Eglantyne Jebb, based on my biography.
25 February 2023
Noreen Riols awarded MBE
Absolutely delighted that SOE veteran Noreen Riols, colleague Krystyna Skarbek aka Christine Granville, has received the MBE for her service.
31 December 2022
Interviewing Jonathan Freedland & Charles Spencer
Excellent to interview Jonathan Freedland and Charles Spencer at the Henley Lit fest this year. (Photos c. Henley Lit Fest)
13 December 2022
Still on book tour
Delighted to be still out and about giving talks about The Women Who Flew for Hitler!
25 November 2022
Lest we forget
Laying a wreath for the Silent Unseen (Cichociemni) – the Polish Special Force paratroopers who trained at nearby Audley End House in Essex, while remembering all who served.
11 November 2022
Krystyna Skarbek, aka Christine Granville
Krystyna Skarbek, aka Christine Granville, subject of Clare’s biography The Spy Who Loved, inspires the new Granville-Skarbek Anglo-Polish cultural exchange programme!
25 September 2022