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Powis Square

Cat No: CVA0019a
Duration: 00:21:47
Location: Notting Hill, W11
Original format: Unknown
Colour: B/W


The video retraces the evolution of Powis Square through the 1960s and 1970s, from the first protests asking the council to buy the space and make it a playground, to the repeating tensions between the council and the locals concerning the management of the square. Scenes of children playing in the square are also present, as well as interviews with various locals of all ages giving their views on this place and its organisation.

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