Love Stories from the 1940s

telling stories in the red tentWhat was it really like to go courting in the 1940s? How did the restrictions of rationing influence choices of dates and gifts among young couples? And once the war had ended and the second half of the decade unfolded, what changed in Barrow?

Anne is one of the women who have joined us in the Red Tent to reflect on these early years and share their stories. We’ll be transcribing them and sharing parts of the stories here soon.