A family’s flight from trauma.


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Music by Hannah Conway
Words by Hazel Gould

Sound Artist – Francesca Panetta

Nadine Benjamin – soprano

Alice Zawadzki – voice

the real voices and recorded spoken testimonials women who have survived temporary accommodation

Research consultants and topic experts Prof. Monica Lakhanpaul and Dr Nadia Svirydzenka

violin – Magdalena Filipczak
cello – Ben Chappell
piano – Maria Struckova

Creative Producer – Katherine Wilde
Sound Engineer – Brett Cox

Created in collaboration with CHAMPIONS, University College London, De Montfort University and Bee Squad.

Informed by research evidence, this work is funded by ESRC as part of UK Research & Innovation’s rapid response to COVID 19 and the Rosetrees Foundation, UCL’s Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Grand Challenges.

Bee Squad is grateful to Young Manchester for supporting their involvement in this project with a City of Social Action grant.

Special thanks to:

Jo Spurling and to many families across the UK with lived experience of temporary accommodation who contributed their stories.