Len & I went to Bedford. Notes Len refers to grandad’s brother John Leonard Parkin. For more details of places that grandad travelled to between the wars, see Chapter 18.
Len & I went to Sutton after 10pm to help get Thorny out. Notes Len refers to grandad’s brother, John Leonard Parkin (see Chapter 1) . Sutton refers to Sutton in Ashfield. I believe the word is “Thorny” which I believe refers to a Thornycroft bus (see Chapter 18). Other references to this are on…