Life On Christmas Street

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In 1946, the celebrated Picture Post featured Christmas Street in south-east London.

Alan Dein tracks down former residents to hear how their Christmases have changed.

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In 1946, the celebrated Picture Post visited Christmas Street in south-east London to capture the spirit of Christmas in postwar England.

Now the street is gone.

Alan Dein tracks down former residents to hear how their Christmases have changed, and he compares their seasonal memories with those of the people who live on today's Christmas Streets in Gillingham and Liverpool.