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.
3rd November 1940
Lay late this morning, in luxury, then down to Bourne Mill to chop wood. Rain nearly all day. Alarm this afternoon from 4 until 6.30, but none after that, so I was able to spend the whole evening with Rose.