I’m an ex-Railway Man
Dave talks about his memories working on the railways from 1947-1971, and as a wireless operator during the war.
An incredible oasis of life around a ‘temporary’ prefabricated home, now under threat of demolition and re-development.
A Wooden Bench
A Bristol driving instructor uses a novel way to find a nice area of the town to live in.
The story of prefab housing in Bristol, from the 1940s into the new millennium.
The Bedminster Dragon
Angus and Francis
A trip to a friend’s turns into a “history” lesson.
Sandola tells her life story, from a childhood in Portland, Jamaica, to retirement in Fishponds, Bristol.
Britain is a lot different than Jamaica!
Dean Lane Pit - 100…
In 2006 Local residents celebrated the 100th anniversary of Dame Emily Park, built on an old coal mine.
Roy finds more than he bargained for when he digs up his veg in this four minute film of a south Bristol allotment-site situated on…
My Childhood Memories
Colin remembers misbehaving in Bedminster in the 1930s.
Mining in Bedminster
Christine Hodgson, Doreen…
A look at what used to be in and under what is now an area of houses and shops.
Doreen Hancock loves her house and garden but is fighting to stay there as developers move in.