Dr Kate Vigurs - Guide

Dr Kate Vigurs joined Anglia tours early in 2014. She is a professional freelance historian who is an acknowledged specialist in 20th century conflict - especially resistance activity in Occupied Europe, the Holocaust and the Cold War.  Kate has first-hand knowledge of living in Berlin at the height of the Cold War.

Kate is the author of ‘Mission France- the true story of the women of Special Operations Executive’ for Yale University Press. She also works as a consultant for various museum projects including a recent exhibition at the National Memorial Arboretum for the anniversary of D-day.

Kate runs the historical interpretation company ‘History’s Maid’ producing and performing scripts for English Heritage, National Army Museum and the Royal Armouries, as well as lecturing on a variety of subjects. She regularly appears on national and local news and radio on a wide variety of topics.

Fields of Expertise:

First World War, Second World War, Nazi Germany, Holocaust, Cold War, Living History