Clive Birch, MBE

The Author

Clive Birch mbe is a man of Bucks born in London with a second home in France. Editor at 24, he has run local and national media, including the Illustrated London News, and his own publishing company, founded a charity and made a museum. He is a Freeman of the City of London, Senior Past Master of its transport guild and a Princess Royal Gold Medallist. Carman Visiting Tutor, he serves on the Court of the Royal College of Art, and the Futures Board of London’s Transport Museum. He has written 23 books about the local and transport past. This is his first novel. He is married, with an extensive family