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Category: Life Stories

Listen to the people of Hull tell us their life stories. These interviews are presented in full and largely unedited. You can use the search bar above help you explore the recordings or if you looking for a specific recording.

Sue Nair

Sue describes growing up as the eldest of three siblings. Her father was in the Merchant Navy before becoming a policeman. Sue describes living in a police house at Sutton,… Read more Sue Nair

Adrian Njie

Adrian is very well travelled. He was born in Beverley, East Yorkshire to Gambian and Sierra Leonean parents but spent his formative years growing up among different nationalities in Gambia… Read more Adrian Njie

David Gambe

David was born in 1934 in Bulawayo, Rhodesia in one of the first townships built after the British took over the country. He remembers listening to his grandfather bitterly recounting… Read more David Gambe

Ian White

Ian talks about his early childhood memories of Derringham Street, trips to Hornsea, childhood games, teenage years and how life is different today. Media No: 1033 Interviewee Forename: Ian Interviewee… Read more Ian White

Sheila Cox

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Stan Bartle

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