The Chairman of the SOFO Friends invites you to attend this special fundraiser event which marks the launch of a series of events remembering the Second World War.
‘Spy Princess: The Life of Noor Inayat Khan’
Date: Friday 29th March 2019. 7.00pm.
Venue: BANBURY TOWN HALL, BRIDGE ST, BANBURY, OX16 5QB
Shrabani Basu, bestselling author of Victoria & Abdul (now a major feature film starring Judi Dench) discusses the inspiring story of Noor Inayat Khan, a secret agent in the Second World War. She was the first woman radio operator to be infiltrated into occupied France in 1943, working under the code name ‘Madeleine’.
Hear about her extraordinary life as an SOE operative, which led to her being awarded the George Cross for bravery.