We begin our journey in Herefordshire. Kington, specifically, to discover the story behind Lady Hawkins’ School and its links to Sir John Hawkins, Britain’s first slave trader.
A school with a slaving past (shorturl.at/EHUZ8)
A transcript for this episode is available here (shorturl.at/wCKTW).
Written by Moya Lothian-McLean
Produced by Renay Richardson
Researchers are Arisa Loomba and Dr. Alison Bennet
Sound Design and original music by Ben Yellowitz
Violin J Hope
Thanks to Sandra Dobrozemsky for additional support and Tony Phillips
This is a Broccoli Production