How Crosswords Nearly Derailed D-Day

Because loose lips really could sink ships

Image: Steve Buissinne from Pixabay

NNewspapers have contained crosswords since the early 20th century, a tradition that continues to delight readers to this day. They were particularly popular in Britain during the Second World War when civilians would have endless hours to fill during blackouts or in their air-raid shelters.

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Verity Partington

Verity Partington

A writer and author of crime thrillers living in the UK. Partial to books, stationery, papercrafts and walking. You can find her books on Amazon here: https://a