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  • 1:48
    Still from How America got its name

    How America got its…
    Alison Farrar
    A traditional Bristolian seafaring tale that explains how America was named.
  • 2:26
    Still from Annie’s Story

    Annie’s Story
    Annie Thompson
    Having spina bifida has not stopped Annie from living an independent life and moving to her own flat in Filton.
  • 1:09
    Still from Dr Loo and the Unexpected Beginning

    Dr Loo and the…
    Grant
    A Dr Who parody, as Dr Loo and “Lav” set of in the Turdis (a portaloo, of course) for Roman times…
  • 2:21
    Still from Dreams and Memories

    Dreams and Memories
    Jacky Long
    A dream home, and a place of sad memories too.
  • 2:20
    Still from Common Ground

    Common Ground
    David Drake
    A walk up on the Downs represents a personal link between past and present, and a space for peaceful contemplation high above the…
  • 0:49
    Still from Building Futures

    Building Futures
    Liz
    Liz Jones, part of Bristol City Council’s Human Resources team, talks about the council’s Building Futures scheme.
  • 2:20
    Still from The Meridian Phoenix

    The Meridian Phoenix
    Martin Rieser
    The flames of love fanned in a very unusual way.
  • 1:14
    Still from Crash!

    Crash!
    Ruth Jacobs
    Anything can happen on the way to work.
  • 7:35
    Still from Prefab Story

    Prefab Story
    Dave Drew
    The story of prefab housing in Bristol, from the 1940s into the new millennium.
  • 7:59
    Still from Stoke Park Hospital - The Heydays

    Stoke Park Hospital -…
    Penny Lepisz
    Part one of a two part history of Stoke Park Hospital, near Bristol, which was home for people with learning difficulties and…
  • 2:10
    Still from Paul Robeson: To be Afrikan or Not To Be

    Paul Robeson: To be…
    Anna Farthing
    Actor, campaigner and singer Paul Robeson is still inspiring people, 40 years after his death.
  • 2:07
    Still from A graduate’s tale

    A graduate’s tale
    Chad
    Chad gets on his bike and finds a job in Bristol City Council.