Daily Mail reports on The Woman Who Flew for Hitler
‘Feud of Hitler’s flying frauleins’ joins the press coverage of The Women Who Flew for Hitler.
8 July 2017
The Women Who Flew for Hitler is published!
Thank you to Pan Macmillan and Daunts Books for this wonderful launch in Daunts’ historic Marylebone bookshop.
22 June 2017
Second World War hero Krystyna Skarbek, aka Christine Granville, is commemorated in bronze
Krystyna Skarbek’s niece, Rula Lenska, was among those helping to unveil a new bronze bust of the SOE agent at Ognisko Polskie, the London Polish club. The bust is by sculptor Ian Wolter, pictured here with Skarbek and me.
9 May 2017
London’s Central Family Court hosts exhibition on Eglantyne Jebb and the history of children’s rights.
It was wonderful to give a talk of Jebb on the opening night of this new exhibition in the Central Family Court in Holborn. It’s open to the public for a year.
19 January 2017
Indelibly stamped into history
Thrilled that Eglantyne Jebb, The Woman Who Saved the Children, has been selected as one of the outstanding humanitarians featured on the new British stamps (bottom left).
25 March 2016
The Spy Who Loved is published in Poland
Polish-born Krystyna Skarbek, aka Christine Granville, The Spy Who Loved, would have been thrilled that her biography was launched tonight in the Liberator Hall of the Warsaw Uprising Museum in Warsaw, Poland. Guests included the Polish Foreign Minister, and the British and French ambassadors to Poland.
8 November 2013
Honoured to be awarded the Bene Merito
Deeply honoured to be awarded the Republic of Poland’s cultural award, the Bene Merito, today, at an event at the Polish Embassy in London. Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski presented me with the medal.
10 March 2013