Baker Boys stars explore the history of co-operatives
BBC Wales History
Two stars from the drama Baker Boys take a journey into the past to find out about the history of co-operatives.
A documentary, Baker Boys: How the Co-op Started, is broadcast tonight, Monday 7 February, 10.35pm on BBC One Wales.
Steven Meo uncovers how Robert Owen's radical thinking is impacting on Welsh communities even today.
You can watch a preview clip of the documentary below.
Also in tonight's documentary, Mark Lewis Jones meets Pat Brandwood, the curator of the Robert Owen Museum in Newtown. Pat has written a blog article for BBC Wales History about the work of museum and her passion for Owen.
Phil Carradice has written a blog on the life of Robert Owen.
Baker Boys: Behind the Co-operative Movement is broadcast tonight, 10.35pm on BBC One Wales. Visit the programme page to find out more about the documentary and view some exclusive footage.