I write this post this from a moving train. This is a space that is at once confined by steel lines stapled to heavy oak sleepers, whose duration is limited by timetables beyond… Read More
I was very pleased to go for a walk across the Medips with ACTSA and some of the Know Your Bristol on the Move team on Sunday, 15 June. This annual walk, 6 miles… Read More
See the highlights from a sunny ‘History Day’ in Dame Emily Park.
On Saturday the Know Your Bristol on the Move team took the new marquee along to Dame Emily Park in Bedminster/Southville for an event co-organised with our community partners at the Southville CDA,… Read More
Participants film interviews with each other about the SPAN project.
The Bristol Socialist Choir, ‘Red Notes’, perform at the Bristol ACTSA meeting.
The SPAN project strand celebrates its exploration of women’s history in Bristol.
Writing the history of activism is a risky business, not least when activists themselves are at the forefront of constructing their own historical legacy, recording their experiences not for the sake nostalgia, but through… Read More
During my period of research leave in Vancouver, Canada, I joined the Audio-Visual Heritage Association of British Columbia (AVBC). AVBC is a non-profit society established to promote and facilitate preservation, conservation and public… Read More
The SPAN project team are making an exhibition about the history of women’s work in the local area. To get an idea of what makes a good exhibition, the group went to visit… Read More