1.Sophie Polyviou

Sounds from the Park

Created by On the Record, Sounds from the Park is a unique oral and visual history of Speakers’ Corner in Hyde Park: the UK’s last great open air oratory site.

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Courtesy of Maggie Hewitt

A Hackney Autobiography

On the Record is currently recording the history of Centerprise: the community centre, bookshop and publisher. Read more and find out how to get involved.

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Oral history... thrusts life into history itself... it allows heroes not just from the leaders, but also from the unknown majority of people... in short it makes for fuller human beings.

Paul Thompson