23 June 2017 | 20.8 °C

History | By: N Quentin Woolf

Londonist Out Loud: Second World War London

Welcome to the latest episode of Londonist Out Loud, a podcast about London.

In the second world war some 40,000 tonnes of bombs were dropped on London. What was that like, and what effect did such a bombardment have on the population? We find out with this week's guest, Robert Fleming, manager of the Templer Study Centre.

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