About this oral history
Eileen was interviewed as part of the Our History project, which archived, recorded and preserved our LGBT heritage in 2019/20. Eileen is Woolwich born-and-bred. She was a GLGC lesbian group member in the mid-to-late 1980s and a member of METRO’s 50+ group in the 2000s. In this oral history clip, Eileen talks about the prejudices she has experienced during her working life.
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