Get involved

If you'd like to share your story or volunteer on any of the following projects, please contact us by email or phone us on 0208 5533 116.


CLAYS LANE ORAL HISTORY PROJECT

Gathering oral histories eleven years on from the demolition of Stratford's Clays Lane housing cooperative.

Contact: james@ech.org.uk 

THE A-Z OF WOMEN INVENTORS 

The stories of women inventors, and the people whose lives were changed by their inventions.

Contact: megan@ech.org.uk



 MAKING OUR HOME IN CANNING TOWN

From Rathbone Market to the Royal Docks, our project seeks to capture the area's rich history through oral histories.

THREE SCORE YEARS AND TEN

Celebrating 70 years of the NHS at Havering's Harold Wood Hospital (1909-2006).



WORKING FOR EQUALITY

Working with the East End Women's Museum to create a film and exhibition on women's fight for equal pay in Barking and Dagenham.

SOMALI SEAFARERS:

SURVIVING THE SEA

Young people interview members of Tower Hamlets' Somali Senior Citizens Social Club on life in the merchant navy.  Website here.



MUSIC TEA AND DANCE

Bringing elders together over music and dance in Barking and Dagenham, Redbridge and Havering More info here.

PLASHET PARK 

Gathering the memories of people who lived in East Ham and visited Plashet Park at different times.



GROWING OLD GRACEFULLY

Celebrating 25 years of SubCo's service to the Asian community of Newham, with an exhibition, film and memory quilt.  

 JOURNEY TO RECOVERY

 

The life histories of service users and of their key workers at the R3 service (Recovery, Reintegration, Redbridge).