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.
5th May 1941
Terribly cold again. The weather is enough to kill anybody. Still no heat in the office. This evening did work in the meadow and did a little digging to try to get warm but it made me feel ill in a very few minutes.