Today, April 20th, is 40 years to the day that Enoch Powell made his infamous 'Rivers of Blood' speech,
"As I look ahead, I am filled with foreboding. Like the Roman, I seem to see 'the River Tiber foaming with much blood.."
Bert Hardy's wonderful 1949 photograph of Berkley Street, Liverpool. The man leaning against the lamppost is Pee Wee the barber and the young girl is Jean Davis, who lived in the house on the left.