1940s events

Kedleston at War 3 & 4 August 2013

Date: 05 Mon 2013 Author: cherie Categories: 1940s events

This weekend I was singing my 1940s songs at Kedleston Hall in Derby for their ‘Kedleston at War’ event.

Kedleston was used as a listening post for Bletchley Park in WWII from 1942 – 45.

kedleston hall 1

The view of Kedleston driving in at 9am, when all was quiet apart from the sheep.

kedleston hall 2

The view from Kedleston looking back towards the entrance.

kedleston hall 3

cherie burgundy 40s

Singing on the Saturday.  Under La Loggia.

cherie blue 40s

Singing on the Sunday.  I’m obviously feeling a bit more lively in this photograph!