|Stoke-on-Trent Local History - Audio & Video|
You can listen to this audio programme in real time
(no need to wait for files to download).
SOURCE: the Staffordshire Multimedia Archive Web Site.
Working conditions for children:
Denis Stuart introduces the survey of conditions for child labour in the Potteries area in the middle of the 19th century.
(Broadcast on 02/04/1969, duration: 25:21. BBC Radio Stoke)
also see: | Scrivens 1842 report into child labour in the Potteries |
also see: | focus on Education in the Potteries |
Reuben Cope of Bentilee is recalling his days as a boy miner fifty or so years ago.
Listen to the Potteries dialect.
(Broadcast on 30/06/1974, duration: 14:45 BBC Radio Stoke)
also see: | Potteries Dialect |
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