Real life stories

As I get older I become interested in history and I've heard many others say the same.
Here we look at how people lived from 1922, through the war years and then on to the present day...

[2] Christine Reason: real life story, the years 1931 to 1935

Continuing my real life story, some time in 1934, my parents and I moved to Woodford Green, and my father purchased a house there at 47 Parkland Road. I think that the price paid was £700. Whether he ever re-couped this amount, I cannot say, as we only lived there for approximately five years to the outbreak of WW2, and we never lived all together in our own house again…