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Dick Strawbridge Net Worth: How Rich is the English Engineer Actually?

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Richard Francis Strawbridge, who is better known as Dick Strawbridge, is a former Lieutenant Colonel in the British Army. He is also a television presenter and an environmentalist. He currently is among the lead stars in the documentary series called Escape to the Chateau. As of 2019, Dick Strawbridge net worth is estimated to be £700,000 or $900,000.

Strawbridge was born on 3 September 1959, in Burma with his father working in the oil industry in the Middle East. He was later raised in Northern Ireland where he studied at Ballyclare High School until 1976. He had ambitions of being a part of the British Army from a young age and pursued his goal relentlessly.

Strawbridge then started to head towards his goal and received a commission in the British Army in 1979. The very next year, he became a part of the Royal Corps of Signals. Soon, he would be promoted to the prestigious position of Lieutenant which was followed by him being named as Captain because of his hard work in 1985.

6 years later in 1991, he would become the Major and was also awarded the title of MBE in 1993 for his distinguished service in Northern Ireland. He has had a very successful career in the army and would retire on November 2001.

After this, he had a lot more time under his belt and being the productive type, he decided to use his skills in engineering to be a part of several television programs utilizing this resource he personally had. One of these was the Scrapheap Challenge wherein the series’ third edition, he was able to win it’s title along with his two younger brothers David and Bobby as ‘Brothers in Arms’.

Moreover, he has also appeared in a number of other programs over the years including on three series of It’s Not Easy Being Green as well as BBC Two series Crafty Tricks of War. He is currently part of the documentary series called Escape to the Château where he appears with his wife Angel Strawbridge. He has amassed a net worth of around £700,000.

Dick Strawbridge Net Worth: $900,000 or £700,000

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