When December 02, 2022 at 6:00pm 3 hrs
Where National Liberal Club
Contact Rebecca Trenner

 Ben Macintyre is a columnist and Associate Editor on The Times. He has worked as the newspaper’s correspondent in New York, Paris and Washington. He is the author of nine previous books including Agent Zigzag, shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award and the Galaxy British Book Award for Biography of the Year 2008, and the no. 1 bestsellers A Spy Among Friends, Operation Mincemeat and Double Cross. The BBC adaptation of Ben's SAS: Rogue Heroes is currently airing. 


In 2019, The Spy and the Traitor, which tells the story of double KGB agent Oleg Gordievsky and was a No.1 Sunday Times Bestseller and shortlisted for the Ballie Gifford prize and National Book Awards. In 2020, Agent Sonya: Lover, Mother, Soldier, Spy told the story of Ursula Kuczynski – codename Sonya – the greatest female spy of the 20th Century. Ben’s new book Colditz: Prisoners of the Castle, will be published on the 15th September 2022, telling the astonishing true story of history’s most infamous prison.

Ben Macintyre has been a friend and colleague of our candidate, Edward Lucas, since the mid 1980s.

Please join us at the National Liberal Club on December 2nd. We meet for drinks at 1800 and the discussion will start at 1900.

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Heroes and Scoundrels- An Evening With Ben Macintyre