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Our kind of town

Title
Our kind of town
Genre
Interview; Documentary; Jingle
TX Date
21 Feb 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:53:04
Description
Our Kind of Town, presented by Greg Strange. This edition looks at the Barbican development in the City of London which includes living accommodation in addition to major arts and conference facilities. Speaking are: Angus Watson, Barbican publicity officer; Hugh Denning(?), Langs architects; Henry Wrong, administrator for Barbican Centre; Susan Stafford, David Hicks designers; James Sargant, Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) and Peter Hemmings, London Symphony Orchestra (RSO)- both companies to be based there; Geoff Rossen(?), Barbican Community Association.
Contributors
Greg Strange; Angus Watson; Hugh Denning(?); Henry Wrong; Susan Stafford; James Sargant; Peter Hemmings; Geoff Rossen(?)
Keywords
London; Housing; Urban regeneration; Conferences; Arts; Theatres; Urban renovation; Urban renewal; City of London; Building construction; Orchestras; Urban development; Concert halls; Concert performances; Barbican; RSC; Community centres; Cultural centres; Cultural facilities; LSO

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