Walklings Cake Shop, The Cut
by Jack Thurston
At 1.15 am on 17 April 1941 a German bomb landed on the air raid shelter at 50/52 The Cut, on the site of where the Young Vic theatre now stands. 47 people were killed.
Kit Murray remembers what happened:
This is a short excerpt from the fourth and final part of A Story of Waterloo, a tape slide show that I’m helping to restore to digital format. There will be a screening of the whole thing at 7pm on 24 August at the Waterloo Action Centre.