Sheffield Blitz

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

Monthly Archives: December, 2016

76 years ago to the hour

The air raid sirens rang out across the city at 7pm 76 years ago today. Once again, Sheffielders heard the sirens warn that the German bombers were on their way. Each … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Telegram Boy

This is our sixth and final Stories from the Blitz, as published by the Sheffield Star, for 2016. Ken Foster tells the tale of a telegram boy, dodging bombs from one shelter to another, … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

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