The World War Two French resistance and British holidays

Paddy Ashdown describes French attempts to battle the Nazis, while Kathryn Ferry explains how Britain experienced an interwar holiday boom.


Former Liberal Democrat leader Paddy Ashdown talks to Matt Elton about his new book on French resistance fighters who took on the Nazis during the Second World War. Meanwhile, Kathryn Ferry takes a trip to Hastings and St Leonards, in the company of Charlotte Hodgman, to explore Britain’s interwar holiday boom.