1986 RECREATION LEISURE.

 To discover how people spent their    
 leisure time in 1985 we devised a     
 questionnaire. This was sent to a     
 sample number of homes in Eyam.Below  
 we show the questions asked and the   
 replies.                              
 DO YOU BELONG TO A CLUB OR            
 ORGANISATION?                         
  75% belonged to a club.              
 46% belonged to the Village Club.     
 5% to other organisations in the      
 village.                              
 28% belonged to clubs outside the     
 village.                              
 DO YOU TAKE PART IN A SPORT,IF SO     
 WHERE?                                
  44% took part in some sport.         
 23% within the village.               
 21% in an area outside the village.   
                                       
                                       
                                       
 

Map of the area

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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.

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