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.
30th January 1941
Extraordinary long raid alarm today, over 6 hours. A few planes to be heard above thick low clouds.
Dull and cold. To Rose tonight. Feel terribly ill and weak. Bad rheumatism.