The nightingale and the Wellington Bomber

Located deep in a Surrey wood at twilight, a dedicated BBC radio sound recordist listened intensely through his headphones. He suddenly realized that an ominous additional sound was superimposing the recording. The year was 1942 and the interloping audio was a squadron of Bomber Command over-flying the Surrey countryside and heading for the English Channel.Continue reading “The nightingale and the Wellington Bomber”