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Butcher, The Baker, The Candlestick Maker, The

Synopsis
Scenes of local village shops in Surrey. Thier owners explain how most of them have been run by the same families for many years and express their fears about how they are struggling to keep their businesses going in the face of supermarket competition. Scenes include a baker’s shop in Tadworth, a family butcher’s shop in Dorking, a haberdahser in Leatherhead, and a toy shop in Epsom. Filmed in March 1993.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; 2 videocassettes. VHS. col. 218 min.
Year of production
1993
Availability
Preview
Notes
Project includes 3 tapes containing edits of the material (see above).
Documentation
Basic, limited to 93/1.1 to 93/ 1.6.
Subjects
History
Keywords
local history; retail businesses; Surrey; village life

Credits

Director
Lindsay Maynes

Sections

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 1

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 2

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 3

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 4

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 5

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 6

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 7

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape 8

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape E

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape EV1

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Butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker, The. Tape EV2

Distributor

Name

British Video History Trust

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