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This is Derby (1966)

The Media Archive for Central England has released a film which shows Derby in 1966.

It was first produced for a schools project with children from Pear Tree Junior School in Derby.

Have a look at the video and tell us if you can spot anyone you know!


Coventry's History: MACE Part 2

The story of Coventry's destruction at the hands of German aircraft bombers during the Second World War has been recounted many times - but the long road to the city's re-birth is a tale not often told.

Now, the Media Archive for Central England has put that right with a new DVD - using news footage from our own archives and material never before seen in public. Andy Bevan has been taking a look.