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.
22nd January 1942
Very cold. All pipes frozen in Castle, so I have to carry water from Holly Trees.
Mother is not feeling very well today, owing to the intense cold.