Big freeze of ’62-63


The ‘big freeze’ in the winter of 1962-1963 had a significant impact on the UK. Here, Nicki Goldsby reads an extract from The Sunday Times about a book remembering that winter and the changes taking place in the early 1960s.


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An extract from Juliet Nicholson’s book on the great freeze of 1962-63 and it’s impact on the UK

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  • Recently retired after many years in Contract and Programme Management I am now happily a volunteer, following my passion for the spoken word by contributing to TNF Soundings.

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