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The Kid on Slapton Beach

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Felicity Fair Thompson

Thursday 11th October 16:15 - 17:15 | Northwood House

War is hard enough when your dad is missing in action, and even harder when you have to leave everything you know and love. Twelve year-old Harry is one of 3,000 people leaving the coast in Devon during the Second World War as US troops move into the area, planning secret D-Day rehearsals on the beach there in April 1944. But what if your most treasured possession is left behind?

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