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Liverpool Blitz

This website reveals the Second World War memories of the people of Liverpool. The stories are set over 24-hours during the May Blitz of 1941. While the particular day presented is fictional, all of the events happened over the course of the bombing campaign, many during those seven horrific days in May.

Simply click on an hour to see and hear the experiences of the brave people of Merseyside.

Learn what the Blitz was and why it happened.

Audio clip

Hear Dorothy Laycock's impression of Liverpool during the Blitz.
(windows media | mp3 | read transcript)