Real-life Nazi blueprints that inspired SS-GB show Hitler’s chilling plans if he had conquered Britain

The sight of swastika flags hanging from a bomb-ravaged and broken Buckingham Palace sent shivers down spines tonight.
The opening episode of BBC drama SS-GB offered a chilling vision of how Britain could have looked if Hitler ’s plans for a 1941 invasion had succeeded.
But when Len Deighton wrote the novel the five-parter was based on, he had plenty of facts to stoke his imagination – because the Nazis drew up detailed blueprints for our post-conquest nation in a handbook circulated among top officers.

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