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    Default Battling Bessie in Soho Square, 1954

    With all the clamour building up for the Will and Kate show, today’s post is a kind of antidote to the sentimental vision of Britain the media will be churning out. Bessie Braddock was no ‘people’s princess’ – just a hard-working socialist who wanted to lift her people out of poverty. Much derided by the [...]

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    Amazing to be reminded of the conditions some people lived in,not so long ago!

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