Helen Lloyd

Telephone: 0121 689 0681

Email: info@oralhistoryconsultancy.co.uk

Role within the OHS:
Current professional role:
Some past work:
  • BBC project, The Century Speaks: recorded over 100 life-stories & 16 radio programmes
  • Birmingham City Council’s Millennibrum project: 150 life-stories
  • Oxford University website, diabetes-stories.com: 100 life-stories & total website content
  • Association of Jewish Refugees’ project, Refugee Voices: 10 filmed interviews, now in holocaust collections worldwide
  • National Trust Back to Backs – audio used on tour & CD sold at site
  • London Canal Museum: edited audio for exhibition & website
  • Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton: recorded memories & trained young interviewers
  • Training & consultancy for Montgomery Cricket Club; New Forest Trust; Go-Woman Alliance (Kashmiri women); children’s projects recording retired miners, African footballers, multiple heritage families, and many others
  • Oral history talks all over the UK, in Europe and the USA.
Some recent work:
  • Birmingham Assay Office: recorded life stories for website
  • Birmingham Cathedral: life stories for 300th anniversary project
  • Sampad South Asian Arts: team member for My Route project – history of migrants settling along the Stratford Road
  • Ryton Organic Gardens: training & consultancy for Growing From Your Roots projectstories behind crops grown by recent immigrants
  • Rutherford Dance Company: training students to record memories for soundtrack of ballet, What Sexuality is Love?
  • Commission for Racial Equality’s Race in the Media Award for The Century Speaks
  • Wellcome Trust Research Highlight – for the Oral History of Diabetes
  • Oxford University’s IT in Teaching & Learning Award for www.diabetes-stories.com