Watson’s Radio Shop was situated at the top of the hill on Terrace Road where the party suppliers ‘Celebrations’ is now based. The shop would have supplied radio and electrical components but it also functioned as the place to recharge the ‘must have item’ for every 1940’s home- the electrical accumulator.
Bill Weston tells us how people obtained their electricity supply during the second world war. Please press the button below to hear his account of living on Terrace Road.
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