Tag Archive: oral history

London: A Bigger Picture Comes to Brent!

Did you know along with paintings, archaeology, photographs and papers Brent Museum and Archives also holds some beautiful old film of the borough? Many people are not aware of these important resources in… Continue reading

Bringing order to the Oral History Recordings

As part of gaining my AMA (Associateship of the Museums Association) I was required to carry out a six month Work Based Project. The two main aims of the project were : Effect… Continue reading

The River Brent

Certain members of the Heritage Team (whose literature tastes lean towards the scifi/fantasy genre) were particularly excited when the Cityread book for 2015 was announced. Cityread asks people in a city to come together… Continue reading

Testimonies

We always enjoy the opportunity to work with our neighbouring services at Willesden Green Library Centre, and this month we will be showcasing some of the Archives’ fantastic collections as part of the Testimonies project,… Continue reading