By Scott Edgar
14th May 2022
Professor Hal Sosabowski joins WartimeNI to talk about his great-grandfather General Sosabowski, his role in Operation Market Garden, and a famous East Belfast mural.
27th April 2022
The diaries of Doreen Bates offer a fascinating insight into life in Belfast during the Blitz of 1941. We talked to author Lucy Caldwell and Doreen's daughter Dr. Margaret Esiri.
31st March 2022
The writings of the women of Belfast including Doreen Bates, Moya Woodside, and Emma Duffin have shaped the narrative of the Belfast Blitz of 1941.
30th March 2022
In April and May 1941, Northern Ireland came under attack from the Luftwaffe. Following what became known as the Belfast Blitz, women's voices came to the fore.
23rd February 2022
Dr. Simon Topping (University of Plymouth) joins Scott Edgar to talk about his new book and life in Northern Ireland for blacks GIs during the Second World War.
27th January 2022
Holocaust survivor Rachel Levy joins Scott Edgar to talk about life, including time spent on a Refugee Resettlement Farm in Millisle, Co. Down.
26th January 2022
Scott Edgar is joined by Irish-American author and film maker Mary Pat Kelly to talk about her work in researching the American GIs in Ireland.
14th January 2022
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