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Seeing social capital in practice

Seeing social capital in practice

We have had the pleasure of joining a couple of seminars recently at which the value of social capital has been front and centre of research and practice. Dyffryn Dyfodol Two weeks ago we joined the online Dyffryn Dyfodol workshop hosted by Iwan and Kate from Ffiwsar...

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More Modern Cockney Festival in the Press

More Modern Cockney Festival in the Press

Our Saif Osmani recently went on Kevin O'Sullivan's TalkTV show to discuss Cockney identity and what the Modern Cockney Festival is all about: https://youtu.be/ucK2Gasj5vg And he then popped up on BBC London Politics with Diane Abbott MP and Jackie Doyle-Price MP...

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The Evolving language of Cockney

The Evolving language of Cockney

As part of the inaugural Modern Cockney Festival we explored how the Cockney language is evolving. Cockney speech and dialect is arguably one of the main signifiers of Cockney identity and culture. Yet, there are reports that it will disappear from the streets of...

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