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.
27th November 1940
Alarm at 6.20am this morning, the first for 56 hours! Bombs fell loudly to the N.W., I learnt later at West Bergholt, where some goats and chickens were killed near the Brewery, and the blacksmith’s damaged.