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Hall, Bill (Part 7 of 9) Speaking for ourselves: an oral history of people with cerebral palsy

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:31:19

  • Shelf mark

    C1134/11/01-05

  • Subjects

    Cerebral Palsy

  • Recording date

    2005-05-05

  • Interviewees

    Hall, Bill (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Mann, Philip (speaker, male)

  • Abstract

    Part 7 (Tape 4 Side A): Move to Corby in 1971 after break-up of marriage. 400 mile journey on an Invertrike, a three-wheeler type, two-stroke engine. Family reunited in 1972. Stonehouse day centre. Phab, an organisation for physically able-bodied and disabled. 1983 using a computer for the first time. International Year of Disabled People 1981. Northamptonshire Council for the Disabled.

  • Description

    Interviewed for the project 'Speaking for ourselves: an oral history of people with cerebral palsy'; a project conducted by Scope in partnership with the British Library, financed by the Heritage Lottery Fund

  • Related transcripts

    Bill Hall interviewed by Philip Mann: full transcript of the interview (PDF)

  • Related links

    'Speaking For Ourselves' project website, including resources, information for schools and news

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