Back up to: Coal House
12/12 The children take the dreaded school exams as they spend their final week in the square.
11/12 As their time in the Coal House draws to a close, the families must say their goodbyes.
10/12 With victory nearing, the pressure is on to fuel the frontline in the mining community.
9/12 The women charm the butcher for some black market meat, and there is a surprise visitor.
8/12 The new arrivals are settling in, but who will give the best variety show performance?
7/12 The women take on a secret mission at the factory while the men struggle down the mine.
6/12 Tensions run high when the workers turn up late to the mine and munitions factory.
5/12 The weekend brings with it a welcome break from work, but there are surprises in store.
4/12 At the end of the first week, how are the children coping with no playstations or mobiles?
3/12 The women struggle to impress at the factory and the children find it tough at school.
2/12 The men face a tough training period for life at the coal face and in the Home Guard.
1/12 Three families give up creature comforts and face the hardships of life in World War II.