Film on Industrial Heritage and the Future of Fashion

I really enjoyed researching for this film on the Industrial Heritage and the Future of Fashion in the Mid-Antrim area. The film was commissioned by Mid and East Borough Council and The Braid, Mid-Antrim Museum for the Professor Brian Cox Summer School. It focuses on the history of the linen industry in the area and innovation in production. The Raphael family from Galgorm is used as a case study of one of the local entrepreneurial families. The film goes on to look at the working conditions, the decline of the linen industry and then considers the future of fashion and innovation. I hope you enjoy it.

Video produced by Mid and East Antrim Borough Council and The Braid, Mid-Antrim Museum.
Natalie Bodle, a native of Northern Ireland is the author of the Roots Blog and founder of Roots Revealed. She is a professionally qualified genealogist and is a member of APG and  of the Genealogical Speakers Guild. She is also a qualified tour guide and a member of TGNI. Her first book Tracing your family history using Irish newspapers and other printed material is due to be published by Pen and Sword in February 2024. Roots Revealed provides genealogy research services to clients who are searching for their Irish, Northern Irish and Scots-Irish ancestors, in addition to bespoke genealogy tours and family history courses and talks. For more information about the full range of services provided by Roots Revealed, please visit www.rootsrevealed.co.uk or get in touch by emailing enquiries@rootsrevealed.co.uk

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