Joan Sallis describes her experiences during the 1947 Tewkesbury floods. She remembers going into the cinema on a bright day, but comming out to find lots of snow! Knowing that she couldn't get home she stayed with her boyfriends' sister. Joan also remembers how the floods stayed for a long time, many people kept asking if it was going to get worse.

Story produced by Matt White as part of Co-FAST project for the Lower Severn Community Flood Education Network project (insight.glos.ac.uk/tli/activities/co-fast/severnfloods/Pages/default.aspx)

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