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Grove Roots

Grove Roots looks at the major milestones, historical flashpoints and social landscaping of the area to capture the unique story of Ladbroke Grove. The film unearths the pivotal history of the area, including the rise of the Notting Hill Carnival, the fruition of ‘Frestonia’ and the lives of unique local figures such as Claudia Jones who is remembered in the UK as the ‘mother of Notting Hill Carnival’, and notorious landlord Peter Rachmann.