History: The Leeds Blitz

Wednesday 26 April 2023

In History, we have been exploring how Leeds was impacted by The Blitz on the 14th-15th March 1941. We used secondary research from Leeds Becket University.

We found out that most of the bombs landed in the city centre and the closest event occurring nearest to Moortown was a fire in Meanwood.

Here are some of the events, the children found interesting:

Help at home: Explore the interactive map and find out more information about how Leeds was impacted by The Blitz.