Afghanistan in Conflict Sandy Gall, Major Richard Streatfeild and Peter Hanington
Sunday 1 May
The Marquee 4.00 – 5.00pm
Sandy Gall is a veteran broadcaster and journalist, Major Richard Streatfeild was a soldier who sent audio ‘dispatches’ from the front line in Helmand to the Today programme on BBC Radio 4 and Peter Hanington is a BBC Radio 4 editor turned novelist. All share a deep knowledge of, and a passionate interest in, the past, present and future of Afghanistan and what went wrong. Sandy Gall is the author of War Against the Taliban: Why it All went Wrong in Afghanistan, Richard Streatfeild
is the author of Honourable Warriors: Fighting the Taliban in Afghanistan and Peter Hanington’s debut novel is A Dying Breed; a story about war journalism set in London and Kabul.