Sir Nicholas Winton

Nicholas Winton's home page

Winton's Children
News and Archive

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.


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

Currently reprinting: Available again from the 11th July 2014.

More details Here.


Nicky's 105th Birthday

Nicky and Barbara


From left: Nick Winton, Nicky and Laurence Watson


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