Wartime Memories of Douglas Weatherall

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mfiVMZLE80U If you can tell me your name, when and where you were born. Right, Im Douglas Weatherall I was born in Seaham Harbour County Durham in September 1932 and I’ve been associated with the north-east for a long, long time particularly as a newspaperman. Can you tell me about your parents? My father for … Continue reading Wartime Memories of Douglas Weatherall

Wartime Memories of Joan Dolan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AuJD77ZNgr4   6th August 2017. Gerrie Jones interviewing Joan Dolan. Can you tell us what name you were born with? Audrey Eileen Joan Dowden. Thankyou and when were you born, when was your birthday? 22nd June 1925. And whereabouts? 26 Bedford Street, Portsmouth. Can you tell me who your parents were? My mother was Kate … Continue reading Wartime Memories of Joan Dolan

Patricia Hayes and Betty Haworth [British Civilians]

Interview by Michael Thompson Introduction by interviewer, Michael Thompson Patricia and Betty Roberts were born as twins in Fallowfield (Victoria Park), Manchester, on 17th March 1927. They were 12 years old when war broke out and were evacuated for a short period prior to the blitz. This interview records their memories as children before the war … Continue reading Patricia Hayes and Betty Haworth [British Civilians]