TV & Film Credits

  1. ‘Home Fires’ ITV Drama inspired by her book Jambusters

  2. ‘The Woman In Black’ Historical Advisor for Angelfish Films

  3. ‘After The War Was Won’ Yesterday / UKTV

  4. ‘The Wildest Dream’ IMAX Feature Film -

   Atlantic Productions

  1. ‘A Century of Fatherhood’ BBC4

  2. ‘Battle of the Books’ BBC4

  3. ‘GMTV’ ITV

  1.    Author, Historian & Motivational Speaker

Radio Credits

  1. ‘Jambusters’ BBC London

  2. ‘Jambusters’ BBC Breakfast News

  3. ‘Excess Baggage -River Kwai’ BBC Radio 4

  4. ‘The Jeremy Vine Show’ BBC Radio 2

  5. ‘Woman’s Hour’ BBC Radio 4

  6. ‘Start the Week’ BBC Radio 4

  7. ‘Beyond the River Kwai’ BBC Radio 2

  8.   BBC Radio Oxford

  9.   BBC Radio Merseyside


  1. ‘Fashion on the Ration’ (IWM)

  2. ‘Jambusters’ (Simon & Schuster)

  3. ‘Rowing in Britain’ (Shire Library)

  4. ‘When the Children Came Home’ (Simon & Schuster)

  5. ‘Remembering Fromelles’ (CWGC Publishing)

  6. ‘British & Commonwealth War Cemetries’ (Shire Publications)

  7. ‘Stranger in the House’ (available as audio CD) (Simon & Schuster)

  8. ‘Remembered: The History of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’ (Merrell Publishers)

  9. ‘The Colonel of Tamarkan: Phillip Toosey and the Bridge on the River  Kwai‘ (available as audio CD)

   (Simon & Schuster)

  1. ‘The Shackleton Voyages’ (Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated)

  2. ‘Fearless Everest: The Quest for Sandy Irvine’ (Weidenfeld & Nicolson)

Talks & Lectures

Julie is a highly engaging, knowledgeable and articulate speaker on The Great War, World War II and many aspects of social history relating to the war. She provides highly constructive motivational talks for a wide variety of corporate clients and has hosted various events for mountaineering festivals and schools across the UK speaking passionately about the subject of her books and her great uncle, the mountaineer Sandy Irvine.

Talks include:

  1. Everest Needs You Mr Irvine - The Extraordinary Life of Sandy Irvine

  2. The Bridge on the River Kwai - Truth or Fiction?

  3. Related Worlds - Col. Toosey and the Thailand-Burma Railway

  4. Jambusters

  5. When The Children Came Home

  6. Stranger in the House

  7. Every Picture Tells a Story

  8. Remembered - The Commonwealth War Graves Commission

   Commemoration of 1.7 million men & women who died in WWII


  1. Evacuees - When the Children Came Home - Jupiter Asset Management

  2. Everest Needs You Mr Irvine - UK Theatre Tour - Speakers From the Edge

  3. Jambusters - Federation of the Women’s Institute (various branches)

  4. Everest Needs You Mr Irvine - Dundee Mountain Festival

  5. Related Worlds - KPMG

  6. The Making of Modern Remembrance - National Army Museum

  7. First on Everest - Oxford Town Hall & Royal Geographical Society

  8. Kendal Mountain Festival 2010 - interview with Chris Bonington

  9. Stranger in the House - National Army Museum

  10. Fighting for the Soul of English - Oxford Literary Festival

  11. Everest Needs You Mr Irvine - Royal Scottish Geographical Society

  12. Everest Needs You Mr Irvine - Shrewsbury School

  13. Stranger in the House - The Epsom, Ewell & District Literary Society