What Is 10 STORIES HIGH?
10 Stories High is a Digital Story Telling
project that offers participants the opportunity to express their
views in words and pictures in a format that can be accessed locally,
nationally and internationally.
Verbal Arts Centre has developed a fantastic digital storytelling
project Ten Stories High with the Community Safety Partnership,
in the Derry City Council
This intergenerational project gave young
people and older people in the Bishop Street and Fountain Estate
an opportunity to tell the world what they thought about living
in their area.
The stories cover two main topics:
Feeling Safe Where We Live and Sharing Space with a
The groups involved in the programme were;
the Cathedral Youth Club from the Fountain Estate, Riverview Youth
Club, Bishop Street, Alexander House (sheltered accommodation) Bishop
Street and older past and present residents from the Fountain Estate.