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The Hurt Locker Unlocked: Extreme Risk

Chris Hunter, bomb disposal expert, discusses dismantling bombs in Iraq and his new autobiography, Extreme Risk.

Experience the most dangerous job on the planet, brought to you by bomb disposal expert, Chris Hunter. Expect the unexpected -highly charged entertainment.

In 2007 Major Chris Hunter left the British Army after seventeen years of active service. From the Balkans to East Africa, Northern Ireland to Colombia, Afghanistan to his final tour in Iraq, Chris Hunter 'played Russian roulette with' his life 'to safeguard the lives of others'. The real life hero of The Hurt Locker transports the listener on a selfless and terrifying journey.

Chris' first book, 'Eight Lives Down' became an instant best-seller.'Extreme Risk' has followed suit. Chris will be signing copies of his work. Demonstration and dramatisation, a chance to talk to the author in a relaxed environment. Tickets include bomb inspired drinks and free club entry.


Chris Hunter | talks


Date and Time:

12 July 2010 at 8:00 pm


2 hours



Miss Q's
180-184 Earl's Court Road

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Organised by:

Earl's Court Festival 2011
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£7 (£5 concession)

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Part of the Earl's Court Festival 2010

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