Adrian Searle is a journalist and author who has written extensively on a range of historical topics. Born and raised on the Isle of Wight, he returned to the island in 1984 to edit a local newspaper and has worked in a freelance capacity since 1989. A keen student of railway history and operation, he has written widely on several related aspects.
Churchill's Last Wartime Secret: The 1943 German Raid Airbrushed from History by Adrian Searle is out now
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