The year 1937

Review of 1937 (no sound)
German Flying Officers Visit Mildenhall

A little music from the time . . .

Sing, Sing, Sing Benny Goodman
They Can’t Take That Away From Me Fred Astaire
Satan Takes A Holiday Tommy Dorsey

 

Watton 1937 – The Begining 

Watton 1937 – The Begining 

In 1937 Watton, set in the heart of Norfolk, was a small market town with a population of just over 1,400, but great changes were taking place which were to completely alter the life style of the town. With the new R.A.F. Station, the building of which started the previous September now getting into full swing. Gone forever were the days when everyone knew everyone else and if a stranger was spotted he, or she, was almost certainly a ‘holiday […]