Grow Your Own
Grow Your Own is sharing learning from community action childcare initiatives and campaigns from the past to the present.
The Quick & The Dead
Hear incredible oral stories from the Londoners who work, love, and dream among the gravestones in Brompton Cemetery.
Doing it Ourselves
Doing it Ourselves: Imagining Better Childcare exhibition, Walthamstow, London, 2019.
On the Record's exhibitions, installations and audiowalks. Bronze head: Laura Mitchison. LiDAR sculptural work: Bernadette Devilat in collaboration with Laura Mitchison
People on the frontline of the childcare crisis share their stories and investigate the historical roots of the problems they face. As they look into the past, will they find solutions to the problems of today?
Why was a Victorian vagrancy act, intended to prevent ‘begging, showing wounds’ and ‘telling fortunes’, used to criminalise minority groups in the 1970s and 1980s? Who brought a stop to it? Who is under suspicion today?