WWII: Outbreak :
Britain on the brink of World War II
20 programmes, 12 documents, 1 gallery
Winston Churchill Broadcast : Finest Hour Speech
'The news from France is very bad.'
Tonight's Talk : Lord Beaverbrook on Aircraft Production
A rousing message of encouragement to the nation from the Minister of Aircraft Production.
What Did You Do In The War, Daddy?
The story of the men who spent World War II down the mines.
It's Saturday : Bill Smith
Memories of a Bevin Boy from Bridlington.
Recollections of conscription in the coal industry during World War II.
What If : The Battle of Britain
What would have happened next if Germany had won the Battle of Britain?
Letter to the BBC from a Concerned Member of the Public
A warning about items recovered from German planes shot down in England.
London Calling - Guarding Britain's Sky
How an aerial dogfight starts, proceeds and ends.
Script Extract - Roof over Britain
Transcript of a government publication about the role of the anti-aircraft defences.
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