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Blitz Kids

Episode Playlist
Episode 7 - Bombsite playgrounds and leaving Englands shores for the antipodes( 0:29:26)       
Episode Information
In this 7 part series, Ken Blackburn narrates his own story from his book Blitz Kids, about his experience as a small boy being evacuated from Bristol during the blitz raids in World War 2.
Published: 27/10/2023 2:43:05 p.m.
Episode 6 - unexploding bombs and snails anyone?( 0:21:13)       
Episode Information
In this 7 part series, Ken Blackburn narrates his own story from his book Blitz Kids, about his experience as a small boy being evacuated from Bristol during the blitz raids in World War 2.
Published: 20/10/2023 2:09:23 p.m.
Episode 5 - A retrospective look at taking children from their home( 0:30:10)       
Episode Information
In this 7 part series, Ken Blackburn narrates his own story from his book Blitz Kids, about his experience as a small boy being evacuated from Bristol during the blitz raids in World War 2.
Published: 17/10/2023 4:15:00 p.m.
Episode 4 - being sent away from Bristol again only to be bombed and figuring out how to blessedly line your pockets.( 0:33:5)       
Episode Information
In this 7 part series, Ken Blackburn narrates his own story from his book Blitz Kids, about his experience as a small boy being evacuated from Bristol during the blitz raids in World War 2.
Published: 17/10/2023 4:00:00 p.m.
Episode 3 - Hiding from the authorities in haystacks, surprising feasts and making their way back to Mum. ( 0:22:32)       
Episode Information
In this 7 part series, Ken Blackburn narrates his own story from his book Blitz Kids, about his experience as a small boy being evacuated from Bristol during the blitz raids in World War 2.
Published: 29/09/2023 3:13:34 p.m.
Episode 2 - Ready for evacuation - Ken and his brother leave for their new lives avoiding bombing but it wouldn't be for long( 0:30:52)       
Episode Information
In this 7 part series, Ken Blackburn narrates his own story from his book Blitz Kids, about his experience as a small boy being evacuated from Bristol during the blitz raids in World War 2.
Published: 22/09/2023 2:45:00 p.m.
Episode 1 - Painting the picture, early life for Ken Blackburn before World War II( 0:33:8)       
Episode Information
In this 7 part series, Ken Blackburn narrates his own story from his book Blitz Kids, about his experience as a small boy being evacuated from Bristol during the blitz raids in World War 2.
Published: 15/09/2023 2:32:34 p.m.