Lieutenant-Colonel Richard Francis "Dick" Strawbridge, MBE, is a British engineer, television presenter and environmentalist.
Since leaving the army in 2001, Dick began a career in industry running leadership and teamwork courses, and giving lectures to schools and colleges. He then embarked on a successful television career going on to present Crafty Tricks of War, Scrapheap Challenge and Geronimo (BBC 2).
In 2006, Dick and his family moved from The Malverns to Cornwall to a small holding that they restored and set about running sustainably. As well as being the setting of BBC 2's Docuserie It's Not Easy Being Green, the smallholding is now a mecca for foodie tourists and those seeking tips on sustainable living and eco-technology.
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