An author will be returning to his Birmingham roots to talk about a new book lifting the lid on his time serving during The Troubles in Northern Ireland.
Alan Barry served in the Grenadier Guards at the height of the conflict during the 1980s.
He later went on to forge a successful career in sales and published his book Salesman with an AK47 in 2015.
Alan will visit Waterstones Birmingham at 6.30pm on August 4 to discuss his work.
Entry is free, but places must be booked by calling 0121 633 4353 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.