Sir Nicholas Winton
Sir Nicholas Winton and rescued children.

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Winton's Children
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Nicholas Winton is known for organising the rescue of 669 Czech children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia during the 9 months before war broke out in 1939. The story became known to the public in 1988 when it featured on That’s Life, a BBC TV programme hosted by Esther Rantzen. In 2003 he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for Services to Humanity for this work. There are many websites which tell this story in detail.

This site is maintained by the family of Sir Nicholas to give information about his recent activities and to facilitate contact.

If its Not Impossible. Biography of Sir Nicholas Winton.

The biography of Sir Nicholas Winton by his daughter Barbara Winton is now available from: Troubador Books

The book and ebook are available from Amazon.

More details Here.

His son Nick Winton gives presentations about his life. More details Here.


Sir Nicholas receives the Order of The White Lion from President Miloš Zeman at Prague Castle 28th October 2014

Nicky's 105th Birthday

Nicky and Barbara




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