Videos tagged with UK

Persian Memories and WW2

Persian Memories and WW2

Memories of Persia, modern day Iran and World War 2.

Life being detained - Bahrain Medics

Life being detained - Bahrain Medics

Dr. Fatima Hajji, a Bahraini doctor reflects on her harrowing experience since February 14th including how her young child was affected by her absence. For more information about the Bahrain situation, visit www.frontlinedefenders.org.

"Being the first girl in my family to go to university"

Mrs Mehmood, a school teacher and wife of Dr Mehmood, remembers life growing up in the UK and the pressure she faced from family when going to university. She was the first female in her family to do so, and as her father warned that her actions could affect future family members.

Remembering WW2 as a child

Remembering WW2 as a child

Margaret recalls the start of WW2 during her childhood, her relatives moving in during the war and how living in the countryside helped avoid any heavy bombing.

From Pakistan to UK after studying medicine

From Pakistan to UK after studying medicine

Dr Mahmood talks about his life in the UK after moving from Pakistan where he studied medicine before undertaking work experience in the UK to become a GP.