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.
1st February 1941
Too busy to go to the Market today, although I wanted to see if there were any horses. Rheumatism in my legs very bad. Cold and wet weather, but Parnell’s cell is really quite warm and cosy. Can't understand it.