London's East End: 1940s-1970s

  |  Buy to Own: 27/02/2012
  |  55 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Collection of archive footage recounting the lives and lands of times gone by. This episode explores the East End of London, as it was during World War II and beyond. The area was bombed extensively by the Luftwaffe, with whole areas being destroyed. The programme shows the changing face of London's East End before and after its reconstruction.