School & Youth Group Oral History Programme - filmed interviews
'Twechar: An Oral History of a Pit Village' at St Ninian's High School
Twecher Girls Youth Group
Twechar Community Action was awarded Heritage Lottery Funding to create an oral history archive of the village. As part of this project, Sue worked with local youth groups - teaching them oral history skills and filming them interviewing their peers and local residents. This film shows the Girls' Youth Group at work. Enjoy!
Final Film Twechar Youth Group
As part of the HLF funded Twechar Pit Village Oral History Project, Twechar Healthy Living and Enterprise Centre's Youth Group worked with me to learn oral history skills and video interviews. They were brilliant! This is their film - enjoy!
'Twechar: An Oral History of a Pit Village' – Interview with Sandra Sutton
The lovely Sandra Sutton, Secretary, Twechar Healthy Living & Enterprise Centre, was interviewed for the 'Twechar: An oral history of a pit village' project. Sandra talked about the history of the village and the challenges and triumphs in establishing and running the Centre. This video captures her being interviewed by members of the Centre's youth group. They were trained by Dr Sue Morrison, and also helped with the filming. Many, many thanks to Sandra and the youth team!