Listening Project

Conversation between friends, Sheila and Helen, about how they both live without children.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:57:11

  • Shelf mark

    C1500/0584

  • Recording date

    2014-06-06

  • Is part of (Collection)

    The Listening Project

  • Recording locations

    BBC Radio Scotland, Edinburgh

  • Interviewees

    Duncan, Sheila , 1956- (female, education manager), Oliver, Helen, 1964- (female, teacher)

  • Producers

    BBC Radio Scotland

  • Recordist

    Smith, Caitlin

  • Abstract

    Friends, Sheila and Helen, talk about how they both live without children. They discuss how they each came to the point of accepting that they won't be mothers and how it has changed their lives.

  • Description

    The Listening Project conversations collectively form a picture of our lives and relationships today. Recordings were made by BBC producers of people sharing an intimate conversation, lasting up to an hour and on a topic of the speakers' choice.

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    Photograph of participants

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