London in the Blitz. Fred French, 66 Chestnut Road, Raynes Park, Wimbledon, London SW20 kept this diary, blogged 69 years later, during WWII and peacetime. He loves music, model aircraft, radios, railways, roses. His sister Theresa (Ciss) goes out to work - Fred does the shopping, etc.
'On this day' and other notes by Tony French.
By the same editor Poems Please Me
13 January 2014
12th January 1944: cycle work
12 Wed. Cold, dull morning, getting milder. To butchers and grocers in morning. Managed to put new cable in handlebar, but don't know if it will hold. Also cleaned head bearings of bike.