A link here to all the episodes to save people looking http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/search?q=1952
I will watch those later. Funny that we were saying this morning that in previous generations most people had much less than now and yet we didn't hear of rioting and looting!
I wonder how my dad coped with the smog as it would have been around that time that he had pneumonia & pleurisy after having an accident in Germany when he was doing his national service. Apparently he had to swerve off a country round to avoid hitting some children that were playing in the road.
Slightly off-topic, but would people from one area all be sent to the same regiment or was it random? - my dad was in the greenjackets.