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HOPPING

  • Author: Melanie McGrath
  • Catalogue No: 8701
  • Rating:
    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
  • Publisher: Oakhill

Synopsis

For more than a century, hopping was the main event in the East End calendar, with over 200,000 East Enders descending on Kent looking for casual work picking hops. 'Hopping' captures this period from the 20s to the 50s, and shows how each place was forever altered by the other.