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Shoebox Stories

A collection of digital stories about keepsakes made by visitors to the BBC Wales Open Centres - plus Schools Shoebox Stories made by young storytellers.

We all have objects that we treasure, objects that reveal a little about us. Sometimes the most simple item can have a meaning far beyond its appearance.

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  • Norma ButtPrecious Things

    Norma Butt
    "I was always dancing in the kitchen."
  • June GumsleyAddiction

    June Gumsley
    "It's not so much about collecting, it's more about finding."
  • Anna Bush CrewsThe Birthday Book & Backdrop

    Anna Bush Crews
    "I like the mystery of old things. Where have they come from?"
  • Rachel BroomeLife's a Beach

    Rachel Broome
    "Sometimes, Derek's even here!"
  • Tracy SimpsonI Never Asked

    Tracy Simpson
    "It was then that I began to discover the real person."
  • Steffan Jones HughesFull Circle

    Steffan Jones Hughes
    "The fragments have fallen into place."
  • Margaret GardenerSingapore Now and Then

    Margaret Gardener
    "We were shocked to find out that she'd been a prisoner."
  • Luke ToddRadio

    Luke Todd
    "I love the buzz I get from preparing for a show."
  • Louise O'BrienThe Magnificent Seven

    Louise O'Brien
    "I'll be inviting my nine brothers and sisters to our wedding."
  • Lizzie GlazierFirst Date

    Lizzie Glazier
    "I never wear a watch, but I took one, and looked at it too often."
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About Shoebox Stories

Using the latest in new media technology contributors create their very own one-minute film which reveals the stories behind their treasured objects. They can be moving, funny, charming and even surreal, but each Shoebox Story is as unique as the storyteller who made it.

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