What do a nurse, a journalist, a yardman, a finance officer, a car assembly worker, an IT worker, a trainer, a carpenter, a factory worker, a police officer, a catering assistant, a nursery owner, all have in common?  They have all lived or worked in Stratford Village!

You can access the full recordings and transcripts of most of our interviewees at Newham Archive and Local Studies Centre.

The following have some union interest, and have been lodged with the Britain@Work project:  Deborah, Derek, Flora, John, Paige, Sue.

Tell us your own story

Please share your own story of working and living in Stratford You can add your words and photos with our contribution form.