In 2016, I asked one of our neighbours, Betty Dixon, if she would agree to be interviewed about her life in or near Kirkby on Bain. Happily she did! After quite a lot of work delving through her photos and news cuttings, I produced a series of videos using Betty’s edited answers as a commentary on sequences of still photos.
There is more work to do, but the intention is to embed each of these short clips in an individual web page, along with more photos and text, to form a more detailed record of Betty’s memories.
This is a work in progress, but I completed the videos in time to make a compilation which was shown as a premiere at the Annual Parish Meeting in May, 2016. Here it is: