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OU on the BBC: The Secret History of Our Streets: Scotland

Updated Thursday, 4th September 2014

The second series of Secret Streets takes on three great cities of Scotland: Edinburgh, Glasgow & Aberdeen.

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The residents of The Moray Estate, Edinburgh Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: BBC (Photographer: Alastair Devine) Residents of The Moray Estate, Edinburgh

About the series

In 2012, BBC Two's multi-award winning Secret History of Our Streets told the story of six London streets, from Victorian times to the present day.

Now, as its people stand at a crossroads in their history, Secret Streets travels to Scotland to tell the stories of three archetypal streets in Scotland's three great cities: Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen.

Endlessly surprising and not at all what you'd expect, the stories of these streets are the story of a nation.

To dig deeper into the themes raised in the series, order our free The Streets newspaper and add to our Secret Streets diary collection by sharing your stories of your street.




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