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Girls Friend of Beatrix Potter
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Telling Lives ... Photo Essays ...
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Inside Lives Photo Essays
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New stories from St. Beghs Photo Essays ...
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cutting her skin is Tracey's way of releasing her feelings of pain and frustration ...
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The knacker man
Although my Dad says he doesn’t know much, he taught me an immense amount ...
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More than takeaways
Kim & Winnie talk about their new lives in Cumbria.
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There were hundreds of people waiting for news for the men trapped below ...
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A son of the soil
An Iranian man's farming life in the north of England...
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Monkey business
It was a lovely surprise for my face to be seen & to remember that day ...
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Douglas illustrates the emotional changes he's gone through since childhood ...
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  Mixed emotions
It was in April 1996 that I first realised that something was different about me ...
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More on the Digital Lives project:
Everyone has a story to tell. Technology now allows anyone to tell it in their own way using a basic computer, personal photos, video footage and audio recordings. BBC Cumbria can help you to tell your story. Click the links below to find out more ...

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How to take part in the digital story telling project ...
If you want to take part in any of our digital lives projects, just follow one of these links:
Video Nation »
Telling Lives »
Photo essays »
Inside Lives »
Diverse Lives »
On those pages you'll find all the contact details and where, when and how you can take part in any of these exciting story telling projects.

Webby Awards
BBC Cumbria's Digital Lives has won the Communities section of the 2006 Webbby Awards.
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Log on to the BBC Cumbria message boards and talk about the Digital Lives project; swap hints and tips on what makes a good story.
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