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Voices
 

Our voices are a fundamental aspect of our identity. How we talk can express where we are from, and much that has happened to us by way of culture and education. Video Nation takes a snapshot of local voices across the UK...
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01 Oct 2007
BOYS DANCING
Ryan and Connor
2.54 mins
Ryan and Connor love dancing so much they want to turn their passion in to a career.



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21 Jan 2003
TALKING CORNISH
Deborah Bennets
1.15 mins
Deborah's keeping the Cornish language alive...



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22 Aug 2005
WEE MICKEY
Mickey Hogg
2.04 mins
Mickey gives us a bit of Belfast Blarney...



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15 Aug 2005
FOREST TALK
Keith Morgan
2.03 mins
Keith's barber shop is a haven for the diminishing Forest of Dean dialect.



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15 Aug 2005
NAIL JOOK
Lyle Brome
1.49 mins
Lyle from West Reading shares a few of his favourite words.



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15 Aug 2005
WHISPER
Lynne Freudland
2.52 mins
Lynne speaks with a whisper after an accident...



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08 Aug 2005
CORNISH BARD
Rod Lyon
2.52 mins
Rod's the Grand Bard of the Cornish Gorseth...



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04 Aug 2005
I LOVE POETRY
Gary Oliver
1.09 mins
Gary voices his opinions in a poetric manner...



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03 Aug 2005
AWFUL ACRONYM
Angus B
1.0 mins
Are you confused or baffled by acronym speak? Well you're not alone!



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03 Aug 2005
GEEK SPEAK
Stephen B
1.09 mins
Stephen say's you can tell a geek by the way they speak...



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02 Aug 2005
OLD FASHIONED GIRL
Maureen Chappell
2.36 mins
Maureen shares some old Kent country sayings...



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01 Aug 2005
CHANGING ACCENTS
Daniel Prior
1.09 mins
Daniel's looking for buried treasure but unearthing some curious words...



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01 Aug 2005
POP MAYNARD
Theresa Berry
2.04 mins
Theresa remembers her great grandfather, Pop Maynard...



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01 Aug 2005
POWER-FULL VOICE
Jemima Hughes
2.24 mins
Jemima's mastered a new way of communicating...



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01 Aug 2005
WHO AM I?
Kwaku Ampomah
1.21 mins
"Who am I?" wonders Kwaku. Can language hold the answer?



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30 Jul 2005
FARRIER
Martyn Lovell
1.45 mins
Martyn the farrier knows the language of horses...



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29 Jul 2005
MINING TALK
Alan Wilkinson
1.25 mins
Alan from Derbyshire tells us some tales from 'down pit'...



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28 Jul 2005
I'M NOT POSH!
Amy De-Keyzer
1.47 mins
Amy hopes you don't think she's a snob...



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20 Jul 2005
ALRIGHT MARRA
Geoffrey Toyana
1.09 mins
In theory they speak English but Geoffrey's not sure...



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20 Jul 2005
PATTER
Ted Ogden
2.29 mins
You've got to be fast to keep up with Ted the auctioneer...



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12 Jul 2005
TALKING SALFORD
Jak Scattergood
2.27 mins
Jak says his accent reflects where he comes from.



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26 Apr 2005
DOUBLE TIME
Heather S
1.55 mins
Heather doesn't want to be treated differently...



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01 Apr 2005
MACBETH
Jazz E
2.08 mins
Jazz relates the words of Shakespeare to the modern world...



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14 Feb 2005
GERMAN NOT GEORDIE
Diana Shand
1.09 mins
Diana's German but people think she's from the North East.



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01 Jan 2005
BABY SIGNING
Jane and Abigail
1.23 mins
Jane's teaching her baby some alternative communication...


 

 


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