Michel is a Frenchman living in Stockwell. In this recording, we talk about Michel’s journey from the suburbs of Paris to Stockwell, via Wandsworth. We discuss the benefits of living in a busy, urban environment, as well as sharing a Stockwell secret.
Anita has lived in Stockwell for over seventy years. In this interview she shares her memories of living in the area during the War, her schooling in Stockwell, and then later employment working within a local school.
Julia has lived in Stockwell a relatively short period of time, coming via Hendon and Lithuania. What attracts a young professional to the area? In this interview, Julia explains how she found herself living in Stockwell, and explains why the area meets most of her needs.
Kay has been a resident of Stockwell for almost fifty years. During this time, she has raised a family and worked locally for most of her life. In this interview, we talk about family life in Stockwell, and how the retail opportunities in the area have gone from boom to bust.
Bill has lived in Stockwell for most of his life. He has worked locally for the Royal Mail, giving him a unique perspective on the area as it has grown and changed over the years. In this interview, we discuss the changing industrial landscape of Stockwell, and look ahead as to where the local economy might be heading.