Become a Time Traveller and explore Regency Britain through your own eyes in this informative talk with historian and author Dr Ian Mortimer. Engage with the sights, sounds, smells and experiences of Regency Britain as Dr Mortimer explores his most recent book ‘The Time Traveller’s Guide to Regency Britain’ (2020).

About the Speaker

Dr Ian Mortimer is the author of twelve history books, two volumes of historical documents, four novels, three other books, and numerous articles on the history of England between the twelfth and the early nineteenth centuries.  He is best known as the author of four Time Traveller’s Guides – to Medieval England (2008), Elizabethan England (2012), Restoration Britain (2017) and Regency Britain (2020).

As well as a historian, he is a qualified archivist and he has worked at the Devon Heritage Centre, for the Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts and at the universities of Exeter and Reading.

Booking Information

We are offering three ticket types for this event:
Standard ticket is the ‘normal’ price that we would charge for the event, £7.50
Pay a bit more is for those who can afford to, and would like to help support the South West Heritage Trust, £10
Pay a bit less is for those who would find the standard ticket a bit of a stretch, for whatever reason, £5

You can purchase whichever ticket you like; you don’t need to give a reason, and you won’t be asked for any proof of need. For online events you only need to purchase one ticket per household/computer.

Dates and locations

  • Thursday, 18th March 2021, 7:30 - 8:30