Stories > random selection (12 of 222)

  • 3:33
    Still from From Swinging the Shovel to Pressing the Button

    From Swinging the…
    George Gallop
    Retired photographer George tells us about how a wartime childhood spent with the village signalman inspired him to work as a steam…
  • 4:28
    Still from Silt - a story of dock mud

    Silt - a story of dock…
    John Derrick
    The story of a battle between Georgian technology and a muddy and sewage-laden river.
  • 2:27
    Still from Book Project

    Book Project
    Sarah Maude
    Sarah’s idea led to a project linking a local library, charity shops, a banana company, shipping and truck hire companies…
  • 2:24
    Still from Burbujas

    Burbujas
    Nathan Hughes
    A visit to Brunel’s suspension bridge in Clifton, a place of endings and beginings
  • 2:42
    Still from A City Garden

    A City Garden
    Katie White
    A story about city wildlife in a back garden in Southville, Bristol.
  • 2:21
    Still from The Bedminster Dragon

    The Bedminster Dragon
    Angus and Francis
    A trip to a friend’s turns into a “history” lesson.
  • 2:03
    Still from The New Brunel

    The New Brunel
    Andy King
    A tribute to Fred Lester, long-time employee of the Industrial Museum, and a jack of all trades.
  • 4:59
    Still from The Burly Hindu

    The Burly Hindu
    Bhupi Bowri
    Mr Bhupi Bowri remembers being at Delhi and witnessing Jawaharlal Nerhu’s famous 'Tryst of Destiny' speech as India's…
  • 2:24
    Still from Homes for Heroes

    Homes for Heroes
    Mike
    The history of post-war pre-fabricated homes, told in the form of a poem.
  • 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.
  • 1:50
    Still from Despite My Fears

    Despite My Fears
    Samantha Parker
    This is the story about the fears of a show paticipant and how they were overcome.
  • 3:10
    Still from Silencing the Dog

    Silencing the Dog
    Jon Wisbey
    From initial misgivings about moving to Barton Hill comes a sense of belonging and the desire to capture on film the changing face…