Mining for Memories: Scottish Disability History Roadshow


Audio recordings from the 'Mining for Memories' Scottish Disability History Roadshow at National Mining Museum Scotland, 14 June 2014.

Download the audio as a podcast: iTunes / Feedburner

Read Angela Turner's blog about the Roadshow

Listen to the audio recordings on YouTube:


Arthur McIvor introduction and Iain Hutchison: 'Why do we do Disability History?'


Alexandra Jones: Joe Corrie's 'The Darkness' (with readings)


Mining songs from Travelling Folk


Ewan McVicar's schools project and Rab Wilson's poetry


Discussion panel featuring Nicky Wilson (General Secretary, NUM Scotland), Alex Bennett (NUM representative on Medical Appeals Tribunals) and Prof Ken Donaldson (Emeritus Professor of Toxology, University of Edinburgh)