North Sea oil and the Blitz

James Naughtie describes the history of Britain’s postwar oil boom, while Joshua Levine explains how the Nazi bombing raids impacted on British society


BBC Radio 4 presenter James Naughtie talks to us about his new series that charts the history of Britain’s oil boom, which began 40 years ago. Meanwhile, historian and author Joshua Levine reveals how the Nazi bombing raids in World War Two impacted on many different aspects of British society.