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LGBT Community

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The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transsexual (LGBT) scene in Sheffield has undergone a substantial transformation in recent decades. The Witness project has tracked these changes through the memories of interviewees who were part of this fascinating and diverse scene and experienced these marked changes first hand. Nationally, there had been…

Full list of Witness Oral Histories

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The following list is the full collection of Oral Histories collected by the Witness project, organised by year. 2017-18 Interviews Katherine Leigh interviewing John Dixon Torin Page interviewing Sue Beardon Emily Gee interviewing Lyn Armstrong Isobel Ashby interviewing Shelagh Wooliscroft Isobel Ashby interviewing Angela Lam 2016-17 Interviews (Jewish Sheffield) William…

Oral Histories: Industry in Sheffield

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This is a full list of interviews about, or including discussion on,  industry in Sheffield. This section also covers the impact of declining industry on the city and the effects of mass unemployment. By hovering over a link you can get a summary of the contents of the interview. If…

Oral Histories: Housing and Community

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This is a full list of interviews about, or including discussion on,  housing and community in Sheffield. By hovering over a link you can get a summary of the contents of the interview. If you would like to listen to the interview then click on the link. This will take you to…

Oral Histories: Immigration in Sheffield

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This is a full list of interviews about, or including discussion on,  immigration in Sheffield. By hovering over a link you can get a summary of the contents of the interview. If you would like to listen to the interview then click on the link. This will take you to…

Oral Histories: Sheffield’s Music Scene and Youth Culture

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This is a full list of interviews about, or including discussion on,  music and youth culture in Sheffield. By hovering over a link you can get a summary of the contents of the interview. If you would like to listen to the interview then click on the link. This will…

Oral Histories: Women and Feminism in Sheffield

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This is a full list of interviews about, or including discussion on,  women and feminism in Sheffield. Some of these interviews also contain discussion about Sheffield's LGBT community. By hovering over a link you can get a summary of the contents of the interview. If you would like to listen to the…

Oral Histories: Politics in Sheffield

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This is a full list of interviews about, or including discussion on,  politics in Sheffield. By hovering over a link you can get a summary of the contents of the interview. If you would like to listen to the interview then click on the link. This will take you to the…

Interview: Charlotte Lavelle interviewing Ryszard Szumski

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Click here to listen to full interview Key themes covered: Miners, Women, Thatcher, Changes to the City, Immigration, Community, Young People 00:00 Introduction and growing up 02:30 - 09:00 Steel industry and female employment 09:00 - 18:00 Music scene and leisure time in Sheffield. Importance of Working Men's Clubs. 18:00…

Interview: Ben Hayes interviewing Mandy Colton

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Click here to listen to full interview Main themes covered: Changes to the City, miners strike and deindustrialisation, lifestyle changes, climate of the 1980s, working class culture. 00:00 - 03:00 General introduction 03:00 – 11:30 Sheffield city centre during the 1980s 11:30 – 13:30 Lifestyle changes during the 1980s 13:30-…