Townscape Heritage Initiative Forum Oral Histories

September 22, 2017 no comments

It was time to whip out the microphone again this week for some oral history recording. With their unique knowledge and understanding of Stockton past and present, The Central Stockton Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) Forum has provided an invaluable contribution to the heritage-led regeneration programmes in the town centre. As this programme draws to a close it was fitting to record some of their memories, opinions and conversations.

In a fascinating hour of reminiscence the group covered fondly remembered buildings, entertainment, sports events, the odd gruesome crime and not forgetting disappearing urinals! We’ll be editing the recording over the next few weeks, but here’s a snippet to give you a flavour of what to expect:


For more information about the THI Forum and their work, take a look here and also here for more Stories From the High Street




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