Update 15:00 29/03/2019: Online booking is now closed. Tickets will still be available on the door at Banbury Town Hall (cash payment only).
‘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.