Celia Sandys is an internationally acclaimed author, journalist, television presenter and speaker. The granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill, she also organizes and leads exclusive tours based on her grandfather's travels around the world.
Celia has published five books on various aspects of Winston Churchill's life. These combine intensive historical research with personal anecdotes recalled from the time she spent with him in England and abroad. Her last book, We Shall Not Fail " The Inspiring Leadership of Winston Churchill, describes the principles of leadership which enabled Winston Churchill, Britain's Prime Minister from 1940 to 1945, to lead his country and the rest of the free world to overwhelming victory against Nazi Germany and its allies in World War II.
Another of her books, Chasing Churchill, formed the basis for a television documentary which was first aired on PBS in the USA in 2008 and has since been repeated countless times in countries around the world. Presented and narrated by Celia, the program describes her grandfather's extensive military, political and private travels across the world, including the many journeys on which she accompanied him. It includes fascinating interviews with some of those who met Churchill during the course of these travels or whose parents or grandparents had done so.