Preview – Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain

David Pearce holding an old disabled, incendiary bomb

The last episode in the series, tonight’s story heads to the heart of Bristol where, on the night on the 24 November 1940, a bomb set fire to the St Peter’s Church.

Almost 80 years later, Geoffrey Serle, who had been attending church with his father when the raid began, recounts their desperate attempt to find shelter amongst the chaos.

Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain, Thursday, 9 pm – BBC Two

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