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Rediscovering the Skills and Spirit of World War II

In 1939, 60% of Britain’s food was imported. The risk of a German U-boat blockage starving the country into submission was all too real.

Join Alex, Ruth and Peter as they relive a battle as important to the war effort as Dunkirk or The Battle of Britain… The Battle for Food.

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We would love you to share your family stories and photos of wartime Britain. You can post them on our Facebook page or email us at wartimestories@octopus-publishing.co.uk. We will publish the best ones on this website and, who knows, your story may even inspire a future programme idea. A sincere thanks from Alex, Ruth and Peter.

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