Retronaut - Painting a Cow. “As they were recognised as potential traffic hazards during the Blackouts of World War Two, some farmers took to painting their cows with white stripes so they could be seen by motorists.
Air raid warden poster At the beginning of the war Air Raid Wardens were often seen as unnecessarily officious and interfering. Attitudes changed as the bombing became more intense and there were eventually nearly million voluntary unpaid wardens.
London children evacuee - Clementine and her brothers would have been around this age when they were shipped off to a new home in the countryside. What a frightening time for young ones and for some, exciting?