Arts Connection for Monday, January 11, 2016 - Barbara Dickson - "Bomb Girls" book

From July 1941 to July 1945 more than 17,000 men and women toiled in a sprawling munitions factory in Scarborough manufacturing nearly 250 million fuses and primers to be used by the allies in World War II. Barbara Dickson ( has written Bomb Girls: Trading Aprons for Ammo, a history of the GECO plant.

Interludes feature music from the In the Blood CD by Kev Morse.


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Interview date: 
January 11, 2016 - 21:30