Building a community: construction workers in Stevenage 1950-1970

Construction workers in Stevenage

Interesting pamphlet about the workers who built the new town of Stevenage, commissioned by the government in 1946. Constructed from interviews with the workers themselves, they discuss their disputes with the employers and their building of a community.

Researched by Christine Wall, Linda Clarke, Charlie McGuire and Michaela Brockmann. Interviewed were Fred Udell, Ted Oswick, Dave Ansell, Harry Whitfield, Arthur Utting, Luke Donovan, Bob Hooper, Trevor Utting, Fred Whiting, Peter Legge and Ivan Martin. Published by the University of Westminster.

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