Seaside Stories

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Duration: 30 minutes

The landscape around impacts people's lives in different ways. Three Scottish coastal communities reflect on the changes they see in their own landscapes and what it means for them in films made by the groups themselves. The LAB team - Learn at BBC Scotland - is part of the Learning Department and supports communities by stimulating creativity and holding skills workshops.

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  • Millport Story

    Millport Story

    An intergenerational group from the town of Millport reflects on how there is more to their unique island than just cycling round Greater Cumbrae. In this film locals and visitors look at what has made Millport so special and what the future holds for this seaside town.

    Watch the 'Millport Story'
  • Dunoon Story

    Dunoon Story

    Pupils from Dunoon Grammar School look at tourism past and present in their seaside town. They also explore how key historic buildings in the town are being given a new lease of life and look at an old seaside town from a young perspective.

    Watch the 'Dunoon Story'
  • Tiree Story

    Tiree Story

    Islanders of different ages get together to reflect on what makes their island so special. They consider the changes that the future holds for Tiree, including the prospect of a huge wind farm off the coast of their small island, which has the potential to change the community dynamic on this unique island forever.

    Watch the 'Tiree Story'
  • Learning Scotland Blog about Seaside Stories

    Learning Scotland Blog about Seaside Stories

    Johanna Hall, Project Leader of the L.A.B, wrote about her experiences during the filming of Seaside Stories on the Learning Scotland Blog.

    Read the blog
  • More Stories

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    While the L.A.B team were in Tiree they held video workshops at the Feis where the young people of the island showed how much fun it is to live there.

    Check out more stories told with help from the L.A.B


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