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Waterfront during the air raid
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Liverpool Blitz: 11pm

High in the night sky a fleet of heavy bombers flies above the city. Coming from the southwest they line up their targets and begin to drop their deadly cargo. The people below can only wait and listen to the advancing crunch of exploding bombs, hoping it won't be them this time.

Learn more about German attacks and Liverpool's defences.

A landmine in Hey Green Road
A landmine in Hey Green Road, 28th November 1940
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Audio clip

Marie Hain speaks about air raids.
(windows media | mp3 | read transcript)

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