Wednesday rolled around and the teasers for the new Moomin strip continued unabated. But what other pressing issues did he share the front page of the London Evening News with? Let’s see:

Wednesday 15th September 1954

  • The Battle of Britain flypast is postponed until 5pm due to the weather
  • A 19-year-old girl is found strangled in Ruislip
  • Another wildcat bus strike hits 600 workers on seven routes
  • A drunk labourer was found to have £61 – around £530 in today’s money