March 17, 2016

Queen of Spies TLS review

My review of Queen of Spies, Paddy Hayes' entertaining biography of the MI6 legend Daphne Park, later Baroness Park of Monmouth, is in this week's Times Literary Supplement.

Queen of Spies: Daphne Park, Britain's Cold War Spy Master
by Paddy Hayes
Publisher: Duckworth (October 2015)
ISBN: 0715650432
Link to Amazon page


January 27, 2016

Legasee Video Interviews

A number of Martyn Cox's Our Secret War video interviews with former SOE staff, FANYs and others are now available on the Legasee website:

A free mobile phone app guide revealing former SOE and Free French locations in London has also been produced: 

November 19, 2015

Alix d'Unienville

 The death of former RF Section agent Alix d'Unienville was reported this week. It has been mostly ignored by the press but one French newspaper has covered it:

PS. The Telegraph has since published one too: