There goes the neighbourhood

A story of gentrification

There Goes The Neighbourhood is a story about gentrification. But it’s also a story about community, change and belonging. Most of all, this is a story about people. The documentary analyses what gentrification is, and explores its impact on Boscombe, part of Bournemouth and Poole in Dorset.

Reported and presented by Paul Bacon, with interviews of Harry Seccombe, Lance Mundle, Professor Les Back, Michael Mallett, Dr Charmaine Brown, Michael Stead, Hamish Marshall and Jason Hallett.

Music by HoliznaCCO.

This documentary was reported and produced by Paul Bacon, for his final journalism project across 11 weeks in June and July 2023. Cover image: Paul Bacon

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