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Life on the Home Front

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Monday 19th June 7.30 pm Stinchcombe Village Hall
All welcome

Entrance fee £3.00 for visitors, members free

STINCHCOMBE HISTORY SOCIETY PRESENTs

Stinchcombe during the Second World War: Life on the Home Front

Author & presenter Kath Hudson

The topics covered will include:

Where Stinchcombe people worked and what jobs they did in 1939

The contribution local firms made to the war effort

Wartime fundraising in Stinchcombe – from Christmas boxes to the Dursley Spitfire

Stinchcombe’s salvage triumph – recycling 1940s style

Evacuees in Stinchcombe (and mathematical nuns!)

Ups and downs of wartime life

The changing role of women