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CLIP 5427

A visit to Chester

A visit to Chester
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Key Info
  • A visit to Chester
  • Duration: 03:23
  • Barnaby Bear visits the Roman city of Chester. He goes to the Eastgate Street clock and looks at the pedestrian areas. He looks at the unusual shop designs in Chester, visiting the Tudor shows and 'Rows'. Barnaby also goes to a cheese shop and has a taste. He listens to the town crier and explains his important job. This clip has subtitles available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Geography

       Topic:

    Britain and Northern Ireland

  • Keywords: Chester, Roman, Eastgate Street clock, town crier, shops, Rows, Tudor, subtitled
Ideas for use in class
  • What type of news would a town crier share?
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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