The forgotten Blitz: When Hitler sent the Luftwaffe to bomb our most beautiful cities, Bath was hit hard – now survivors reveal all in a new…

The forgotten Blitz: When Hitler sent the Luftwaffe to bomb our most beautiful cities, Bath was hit hard – now survivors reveal all in a new…

The forgotten Blitz: When Hitler sent the Luftwaffe to bomb our most beautiful cities, Bath was hit hard – now survivors reveal all in a new documentary

9:38 PM on 5th August 2011

 Fact: 19,000 buildings in Bath were destroyed or damaged by the Luftwaffe in three raids over two nights in April 1942

Fact: 19,000 buildings in Bath were destroyed or damaged by the Luftwaffe in three raids over two nights in April 1942

Education: Presenter Nick Knowles with Blitz survivor Doreen Williams

Education: Presenter Nick Knowles with Blitz survivor Doreen Williams

THE BLITZ

Although the bombs missed Bath

Although the bombs missed Bath”s historic heart the toll on civilians living in its elegant terraces was severe