Back in time for Brixton, episode 1

Skip to 0:50 if you don’t want spoilers! This show gives us an idea of what life was like for west Indian immigrants when came to the UK shortly after World War 2. So not only will the children experience what life was like without mobile phones and computers, but they will also learn what…

The Victorian Slum, episode 5

Here we are, the last episode of this series. I look forward to seeing how they’re going to end this show, probably by showing us first that things were getting better in the 1900s, hopefully also by hinting at the fact that quite a few of the men and boys living in our slums will…

The Victorian Slum, episode 4

Episode 4 of ‘The Victorian Slum’; the 1890s. Skip the first 2-3 minutes if you can remember further back than a week ago. The doss house is too empty too much of the time. I think that he would have had more customers than he could have handled if this really was Victorian times. So…