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CLIP 14157

Wartime Christmas

Wartime Christmas
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Key Info
  • Wartime Christmas
  • Duration: 01:02
  • Christmas dinner is served underground in parts of Britain during the Second World War using surplus carrots and potatoes. A good demonstration of how resourceful people were in the war.First broadcast in the series Wartime Farm on BBC2 in December 2012.
  • Subject:

    History

       Topic:

    Second World War

  • Keywords: Underground, WW2, Second World War, food, health and moral, Christmas, surplus stock, dinner, WartimeFarm
Ideas for use in class
  • Could be used as a starter for introducing Christmas in the war. Useful as a discussion tool when learning about morale in the war.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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