Lieutenant Colonel Dick Strawbridge MBE

Lieutenant Colonel Dick Strawbridge MBE

Dick was born in Burma, but raised and educated in Northern Ireland. He attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and was commissioned into the Royal Corps of Signals.

Over the next 20 years he rose from Troop Commander to Lieutenant Colonel and was awarded an MBE for distinguished service in Northern Ireland.

In 2001 Dick left the army and began a career in industry.

He also ran leadership and teamwork courses, and gave lectures to schools and colleges.

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All I can say is LIFE MADE! We had the best day ever yesterday, Dick and Angela were fabulous! We enjoyed every second with them.


Dick was an absolute delight. He really threw himself into the festival and people couldn’t get enough of him. Would love to get him along again next year!

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