Julian Humphrys

After reading History at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, Julian spent 12 years at Chelsea’s National Army Museum, setting up special exhibitions, liaising with the British Army and acting as spokesman to the media on all matters of military history.

He has acted as a historical expert on numerous TV programmes, including the recent Channel Five series on British battlefields, has featured a number of times on BBC Radio 4’s Ramblings Series and made three expeditions to Bosnia during the Civil War to record the British Army’s activities there.

A qualified blue-badge guide, Julian has been leading visits to battlefields in the UK and overseas for 25 years. He set up and leads English Heritage’s Battlefield hikes programme and in 2009 was appointed Development Officer of the Battlefields Trust, the UK Charity.