Cutteslowe Walls, The

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2004111020050103In December 1934 a private developer in North OXFORD built high brick walls across the two roads linking his houses with a council estate next door.|It meant the council tenants no longer had easy access to buses and shops.|Despite repeated attempts to bring them down, the notorious Cutteslowe Walls remained in place until 1959 - a unique monument to class prejudice in mid-twentieth century ENGLAND.|This programme tells their bizarre story - with testimony from residents on both sides of the divide, and from those involved in the long campaign to demolish them.