Category Archives: Wartime Bombing

Olga Brandt-Bull

Olga Brandt-Bull taught riding on the Downs before the war, and has lived the whole of her adult life within metres of Durdham Down. She has received a marriage proposal there, experienced bombing, played with her children, and of course … Continue reading

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The Bombing of Bristol

[audio: /wp-content/uploads/2011/12/bombs.mp3] Olga Brandt-Bull lived next to the Downs during the war and vividly remembers the bombing there, and in the city of Bristol. Transcript: Olga Brandt Bull: So, the Downs itself, when the war started, they built pillars all … Continue reading

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