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Georgie Hart

From the Hart

First broadcast April 2022

Poems, stories, and music from poet and actor Georgie Hart, a lifelong Dagenham resident and tireless campaigner for young people with disabilities.

In this episode Georgie talks about the challenges growing up disabled in Dagenham, and the clubs and people that helped her realize her true potential, such as B&D Progress Project, DreamFlight, and the International Day of Disabled People.

Photograph of the Becontree Estate in East London.