London street scene during the Blitz
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Rare colour footage of the Blitz has been discovered

For almost 70 years the film has been in an attic gathering dust.

Now the extraordinary colour pictures of London in the Blitz have gone on display for the first time.

The footage gives a rare glimpse of how Londoners lived amid the destruction. Nick Higham reports.

Footage courtesy of Westminster Council

  • 06 Sep 2010
  • From the section UK
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