Resources

The Connected Communities Projects have produced a wide variety of resources from reports to films. Many of these resources are available through the links on this page. Individual project websites are also a great place to look for resources and further information - you can access them through our Project Pages.

Cowkeeping in Liverpool: Video

Local historian Duncan Scott talks about the dairy heritage of Liverpool at the Memories of Mr. Seel’s Garden final event at the Bluecoat Centre in Liverpool. Read more

Experiencing the Digital World: Pararchive, Video

Simon Popple, University of Leeds, discusses his Parachive project, which aims to create digital resources for community groups interested in some aspect of heritage. Read more

Aggie’s Christmas Spirit

The project team gathered local people together in a village pub and brought the university to them – through the use of technology and super fast broadband. As part of the project, participants made a film about their village and village life – Aggie’s Christmas Spirit. Read more

CARE Hannah & Barbera Buddy Meeting, Video

This buddy film shows a converation between Barbara, who made hand stitched bobbin lace, and Hannah, who used a digital embroidery machine to recreate lace based loosely on Barbara’s work. Read more

Co-Creating CARE – Project Film

CARE is Community Asset-Based research and enterprise. This film explains the pilot project around films about craft producers and responders to their work. Read more

Revolutionising our understanding of Southwell, Video

Southwell Archaeology is a multi-period, interdisciplinary fieldwork project investigating the historic minster town of Southwell, Nottinghamshire in its wider landscape setting. Read more

Diverse BME Interviews, Video

A selection of interviews with members of Derbyshire’s Black & Ethnic Minority community as part of an archive of research material that informed the Diverse project. Read more

Exhibition Space Interview – Know Your Bristol Video

Know your Bristol, a partnership between the University of Bristol and Bristol City Council, aims to enable people to explore local history and culture in Bristol through the eyes of the community. Read more

Ystrad Mynach Male Voice Choir, Video

This short film tells the story of the development and aims of the Ystrad Mynach Male Voice choir. Read more

Untold Stories workshop, Video

The workshop explored ideas around community and volunteering. Symbols and poems about community are shared and enacted. Read more