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How Jeremiah Brandreth and two others lost their heads in a Derbyshire uprising.
Researchers are trying to connect the people of the Peterloo Masacre with people of today.
The Royal Armouries museum at Fort Nelson presents the third in a series of special after-hours Fort Talks on Wednesday 27 March with guest speaker Nicholas Hall, Curator Emeritus of Artillery.27/03/2019
This talk by Dr Matthew Ward will consider the poetic afterlife of Byron in the long nineteenth century, focusing in particular on Matthew Arnold’s criticism and poetry.28/03/2019
With Amber Butchart, part of the Whigs, Powder and Paint series02/04/2019
James Gillray, savage satirist, cruel cartoonist and biting political commentator, wielded a power with his pen that few could match in Georgian Britain.15/02/2019 to 07/06/2019