Rick Stroud

Rick Stroud

Rick Stroud is a television director and writer. He has worked with John Hurt, Ian Holme, Pierce Brosnan and Joanna Lumley. Rick was the associate producer for Brideshead Revisited, director of Monarch of the Glen and writer, director and producer of BBC’s Life of John Betjeman. He has won an Emmy and been nominated for a BAFTA. He is the author of The Book of the Moon and The Phantom Army of Alamein: How the Camouflage Unit and Operation Bertram Hoodwinked Rommel. His most recent book is Lonely Courage: The True Story of the SOE Heroines who fought to free Nazi-Occupied Germany (2017). Rick also co-wrote three books with Victor Gregg: Rifleman, King’s Cross Kid and Soldier, Spy: A Survivor’s Tale (2015).

Rogue Spies: Ben Mcintyre & Luke Harding with Rick Stroud

The Step House Hotel

BUY NOW ROGUE SPIES Journalists and authors Ben Macintyre and Luke Harding talk about the current geopolitical obsession with espionage with Rick Stroud. Note: This ticket is not included in the Weekend or Sunday Day ticket. Must be purchased separately. The Step House Hotel, Main Street Borris.

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Peace In Our Time?: Margaret MacMillan & Rick Stroud

Marquee on grounds

BUY NOW PEACE IN OUR TIME? Historians Margaret MacMillan and Rick Stroud in conversation on why we should still care about the First World War. Note: included in Weekend and Sunday Day ticket Marquee on grounds

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Tartt History: Donna Tartt & Rick Stroud

Ballroom Borris House

Donna Tartt (The Secret History and The Goldfinch) talks to writer and producer, Rick Stroud, about writing, art and adventure.

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