Sandra Besson, Peter Williams and Mark Gorman are Newham Heritage Month volunteers and have been based at the local studies room in Stratford Library. Over the last few months they have been supporting the project by undertaking research, attending training events and transcribing oral history interviews.
While Peter and Mark have been involved in local history research for several years, Sandra has recently discovered a new interest.
Stratford Library, The Grove , London E15
Mark Gorman, local historian and volunteer, gives some background and context to Newham Heritage Month’s online festival.