Sheffield Blitz

The history and commemoration of the Second World War air raids on Sheffield

Monthly Archives: November, 2016

Blood Tub Driver

The fifth of of our Stories from the Blitz, as published by the Sheffield Star, is the story of Emma Pyecroft. Aged 18 then, she worked as a driver for for … Continue reading

November 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Nurse Back on Duty

The fourth of our Stories from the Blitz, as published by the Sheffield Star,  is the story of Edna Sherwin, an off-duty nurse enjoying a cafe meal – until the bombs … Continue reading

November 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

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