Grown ups do the gardening, clean cars
 and other little jobs. They have to   
 cook dinners, do all the housework    
 such as hoovering and washing clothes.
 Some grown ups have to go out to work 
 to earn money. Generally they do more 
 around the house than we do. Some     
 grown ups have maids cooks and        
 servants, Homelife is not just work,  
 but enjoyment as well, with barbecues,
 garden parties and so on.             

Map of the area

What is Domesday?

In 1986 the BBC launched an ambitious project to record a snapshot of everyday life across the UK for future generations. A million volunteers took part…  read more here

In 2011 the BBC published the survey online and for six months invited updates to the photographs and text to celebrate the 25th anniversary.

Shortly afterwards the website was added to The National Archives’ UK Government Web Archive.

If you are reading this via UK Government Web Archive, then the original Domesday search function and contact form will not work. This is a consequence of the archiving process. See Using Domesday for more details.