Project background
Following the success of The Legacy of Women’s Contributions in 1971, CLYD decided to embark on its second oral history project. We encouraged our young researchers and volunteers to collect information about their community from various public sources.

​Research Team

Meet the Research Team

Meet the Hero's behind the Faces

Our team of young people are all of second or third generation British Bangladeshi heritage. Most of us grew up in Westminster or have a connection to the area. We bring with us a range of skill sets which we have used to explore this important era for British Bangladeshi heritage.

Hopes and Fears of Bengali Parents in Raising their Children in Westminster in the 1960s & 70s