This blog posts extracts from E J Rudsdale's diaries of life on the home front in Britain during the Second World War. Each extract is posted exactly 70 years after it was first written, so follow events through the eyes of a witness to the war.
26th May 1940
Packing up to take Father and Mother to Maidenhead [to stay with Mrs Rudsdale's sister and her family]. Germans advance into Channel ports.