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A Heritage Lottery funded young roots project. Young people exploring places linked to Rochdale's strong Co-operative past. History, trips, hikes; good times!

A Heritage Lottery funded young roots project. Young people exploring places linked to Rochdale's strong Co-operative past. History, trips, hikes; good times!
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United Kingdom

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A Heritage Lottery funded young roots project. Young people exploring places linked to Rochdale's strong Co-operative past. History, trips, hikes; good times!

Language:

English


Episodes

Pioneer Party Games

11/7/2019
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Join the Pioneer places gang as they work in team to solve Pioneer heritage quizzes and race the clock to talk all things cooperation.

Duration:00:35:26

Listeners Letters

10/18/2019
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Join the Pioneer Places team as they answer listen's dilemmas and questions all about the coop movement. Why were the Pioneers such trouble makers? What makes the Coop so special and are the rumours of drunken behaviour on the shop floor really true?...

Duration:00:31:05

Meet the Pioneers

9/5/2019
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Join the team as they take you on a journey through Rochdale's industrial age. From the miserable cotton mills to shared street toilets, hear the team describe life in Victorian Rochdale and how 28 working men pledged to make it better. This is the story birth of co-operation, retold through discussion and role play by Rochdale's most engaging young people.

Duration:00:31:53

Welcome to Rochdale!

8/13/2019
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Meet the team behind Pioneer Places, find out who the Pioneers where, listen to the team's favourite facts about Rochdale including the royal loo and the legendary Chunky Chicken take away.

Duration:00:23:26