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Baker Boys: How the Co-op Started

Duration: 00:52

Take a journey into the past with Mark Lewis Jones, who stars in the drama Baker Boys, to reveal the incredible vision of the co-operative movement's Welsh founder Robert Owen. And Steven Meo uncovers how his radical thinking is impacting on Welsh communities even today. Robert Owen is a man of our times. Big Society is not a new phenomenon. It may be over 200 years since his death, but it seems this visionary Welshman was always way ahead of his time.

Available since: Fri 4 Feb 2011

Credits

Presenter
Mark Lewis Jones
Participant
Steve Meo
Director
Ian Smith
Producer
Ian Smith
Executive Producer
Elis Owen
Executive Producer
Bethan Jones
Executive Producer
Jo Pearce

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Baker Boys: How the Co-op Started

Revealing the incredible vision of the co-operative movement's Welsh founder Robert Owen.

First broadcast: 07 Feb 2011

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