Two Grow Up In Dorset – Jackie And Jeanette On The Changing Seasons

Cousins Jackie Spiteri and Jeanette Hardiman reminisce about the changing seasons.

Massive snowdrifts in 1963 in Compton and Fontmell meant the post van was stuck in a drift for a fortnight. And the women recall how cold their homes used to be without central heating.

Jackie Spiteri (left) and Jeanette Hardiman

You’ll hear a short burst of song from the pair. Listen to hear whether you remember the childhood hymn that reminds Jackie and Jeanette of their autumn schooldays.