Henry Hemming

Henry Hemming.


  • The Real ‘M’
  • King’s Manor
  • Saturday 20 October
  • 15.40–16.40

In this talk, Henry will tell the dramatic true story of maverick MI5 spymaster Maxwell Knight, who – with two of his most successful, skilful and glamorous agents – attempted to infiltrate the 1930s Communist underground in Britain.


Henry Hemming is an author, whose books include the Dolman Travel Award shortlisted Misadventure in the Middle East and Churchill’s Iceman, which became a New York Times bestseller. His most recent book is the Sunday Times bestseller M: Maxwell Knight, MI5’s Greatest Spymaster.


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