Cookies are used to improve the website experience, you can disable cookies, otherwise we presume you are happy to use cookies. Close

REBELS AND RADICALS

THE ROAD TO DEMOCRACY

Ticket Information

Standard Ticket - £20.00*

Buy Tickets for REBELS AND RADICALS at The Civic Centre
View FAQs

Event Date(s)

October 6th 2018

THE ROAD TO DEMOCRACY

A full day of informative seminars by leading historians

 

SPEAKERS

 

Leo Baker              Historian working on his doctorate on the development of trade unionism in Somerset         

                                and Dorset - Luddites and the development of Trade Unionism  ( including local                                    

                                man Thomas Helliker)

                        

Lucienne Boyce     Bristol-based author who has written a history of the suffragette movement in Bristol 

                                and the West Country -The Suffragettes in the West Country

 

Andy Milroy          Trowbridge historian on former local resident – William Redfern – the Great 

                                 Emancipator and the Father of Australian Medecine

 

Andrew Pickering  Strode College - Unrest in the West Country from the Eighteenth Century and       

                                 the “Swing” Riots in Wiltshire

 

Prof Steve Poole     University of the West of England - The Chartists in Wiltshire

Conference 9.30am – 4.00pm ( Doors open at 9am )

 

Free Car Parking Available at County Hall in Bythesea Road, BA14 8JN

 

 

Tickets are £20 & include a buffet lunch. Please specify any dietary requirements