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Discovering Stratford Village
Working lives, Working community, 1890 - 1990
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The first official month working on Discovering Stratford Village! December found the charity in celebratory mood, of course. There was a ...
Alison is confirmed as Community Development Worker and starts her first day in the role with a meeting at Newham College, ...
The Project team is complete! Matilde was able to join us as Heritage Project Officer mid- month. We are now able ...
The project has made its first public appearance and so did I! My first month as Heritage Project Officer has been ...
Wonderful being part of Discovering Stratford Village in my own neighbourhood The forums are bringing the community together as hoped, and ...
It’s training month! June is seeing Discovering Stratford Village’s training being achieved. The beginning of the month brings our volunteers together ...
The first oral interview takes us to a former carpenter living on Glenavon Road. The first volunteer researcher’s talk took place ...
Despite staff holidays, a busy August, with a focus on research Alison is working hard supporting oral history interview collection. The ...
Our Heritage Open Day event was held in Stratford Library this month The Local Forum meetings are well attended with residents ...
Week after week, Stratford Village’s streets are uncovering the working lives of past occupants. While our oral history process is starting ...
A really positive November Local Forum meeting Two new volunteers attending, and great feedback on what we need to do to ...
A good relationship with Hibiscus Housing Scheme Alison has supported volunteers recording two oral histories, and other Hibiscus residents will be ...
Review and reflection on the oral history recordings to date Following feedback from the TUC Library, we added some topic questions, ...
At this month’s Local Forum: Peter and Penelope present a joint talk on the 1986-1990 Aldworth Road Housing Action Area They ...
Busy time in March! The number of volunteers is increasing, and everyone is working speedily at their piece of research and/or ...
April 2018 – work progresses We opened the month with a promotional stand at the Sir Ludwig Guttman Health and Wellbeing ...
May has been one of the busiest months! Deborah interviewed the owner of the nursery that once operated at Brickfield Church, ...
We participate in the Brickfields Church reopening Work to do this month on our interim report for Heritage Lottery Fund. So ...
Local university students join the volunteer research team Two Queen Mary University of London history undergraduates have joined the project. Aysha ...
Evaluating the research to develop learning materials Aysha and James have completed their tasks to a high quality – we are ...
Trialing the walking tours Alison has been working exceptionally hard to take forward the oral history work, and sometimes this has ...
October sees the project moving ahead very quickly! The highlight of the month was the filming of Discovering Stratford Village’s video ...
Walking tours and a celebration event! Over the course of two weekends in November, during Newham Heritage Festival, Fiona and I, ...
Looking to the end of the project Volunteers and staff attended WordPress training on 3rd December. Lots of handouts and some ...
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