telling unpopular truths each day
That’s obesity for you – we need stronger roads.
Knew I shouldn’t have had that extra doughnut.
When was that taken? Late fifties/ early sixties I would say. Men wearing caps, old Ford Prefect and long skirts on the women.
Damned good colour photo for 1940.
I’m afraid this is just not funny.
In fact it a picture of a bus that drove into a blast crater during the blackout in 1940, The crater having been formed by by armour piercing bombs , that had broken the roof of Balham Tube station in which c. 500 people were sheltering.
The official figure was 65 dead ( countless others injured and traumatised)
Oops – didn’t realize. Probably would have been that too.
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