WISEArchive’s Colman’s Heritage Lottery project

WISEArchive’s Heritage Lottery Funded COLMAN project – recording the stories of former employees has been completed. We have recorded many interesting stories about this internationally known Norwich business, now owned by Unilever, the earliest being the story of a young teenager who worked there in 1935.  Through the Projects page you can listen to the storytellers’ voices […]

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WISEArchive at the Heritage Open Days 2017

Once again WISEArchive will be at Gressenhall Museum on Sunday 10th September 2017. Come along and see what we do and find out how you can record the story of your working life. We will also be at the Missing Kind’s KindaKafe and Bookshop at 21 Castle Meadow Norwich on Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7-9th September to […]

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WISEArchive – Youth Social Action Fund in Norfolk

WISEArchive is happy to announce that we have received funding from the Norfolk County Council Youth Social Action Fund to work with young people from Magdalen Gates School, Norwich. They will be recording working life stories of older people in the local community. Thanks to the Norfolk Community Foundation for their continuing support.  

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WISEArchive activities

We have been talking to residents at Corton House in Norwich. We enjoyed hearing their stories and many of them will be on the website soon. Our Colman’s project is keeping us busy. We have met Colman’s baby food department employees at their reunion. We had a good discussion with Maddie and Sarah at  Norwich […]

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