Very hot day. ‘Planes about 7 o’clock onwards. Writing letters until 3, then to tea at Lt. Rivers. Planes about all the time, so loud that it was impossible to talk out of doors. Afterwards cycled down to
Came back by
Mill Lane to , the river full of boats and
bathers enjoying the lovely sunny evening.
Police hold-up on Stratford , checking identity
cards and numbers of cycles. Got to
Boxted at 10. A lot of ‘planes went out
at 11 and two more waves about midnight.
Thank God the moon is getting later, and it will soon be light all
night. Explosion shortly after midnight. Stratford