23rd April 1915

This morning I stepped back 102 years, to read the local paper.

Kent & Sussex CourierFriday 23 April 1915

Image © Local World Limited. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.
I wasn’t expecting to find much Belgian news, but just a glimpse of Tunbridge Wells life mid-war. Reading the paper one may think “What war?” as, although it is mentioned, there is much normality. Here are a few random pages, including ‘Cheery Chubby Children’ :
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