In this comprehensive and wide-ranging interview, Agris talking about growing up in Corby, his Latvian identity, his interest and enthusiasm for Latvian arts and culture as well as his passion for film.
Jekaterina talks about coming to the UK to study English and her decision to stay here afterwards. She talks about her memories of Latvia including her experience of being at school in Latvia and her love of Lativan arts and culture.
Zane and Marcis talk about their love of and involvement in traditional Latvian dance and the role of arts and culture in Latvian society, as well as some of the turbulent political history in recent times.
Inta and Inara talk about their early life in England having come from Latvia following the Russian invasion after the Second World War. They reminisce about the formation of the Straumeni Mixed Voice choir in the 1980s and the important place choral music has in Latvian culture and arts.
Ilze tells the story of her parents coming to Corby, her father's connection with Latvian choirs in England, her experience of growing up in Corby and how she's maintained her connection to her Latvian heritage over her life.