Canning Town Folk: Acknowledgements


Colour photograph of a young child holding up a 'star' made of folk dance swords.This exhibition would not have been possible without the help & support of the following people:

Malcolm Taylor & the staff of the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library at Cecil Sharp House, HQ of the English Folk Dance and Song Society

Jenni Munro-Collins & the staff of the Heritage Archives Team at Stratford Library

Ruth Allen & the members of the Elsie J. Oxenham Appreciation Society

Ann Mackie Hunter & Clarissa Cridland of Girls Gone By Publishers

East London Dance
English Folk Dance and Song Society
Well London
British Film Institute

Sally Phillips
Joy Wotton
Hazel James
Sidrah Butt
Hilary Clare
Sheila Ray
Stella Waring
Georgina Boyes

Emily Chew
Amelia Pimlott
Shola Adewale
Julie Newman
Callum Redfern
Cliff Segree

Jim & Jean Ludlam & the members of The Hub Local History Group

Howard Mendick & the team at Newham NDP

Sam Clark & the Canning Town Regeneration Project

Laurel Swift, Kerry Fletcher, Kate Holland, Rosie Whitney-Fish, Cindy Claes, Louise Klarnett & Hayley Matthews (the new Canning Town folk dance teachers)

& all of the new Canning Town folk dancers!

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Text © Ju Gosling aka ju90 2010

Supported by Arts Council England, Well London, East London Dance, English Folk Dance and Song Society, London Borough of Newham, Newham NDP. Lottery funded.