Coming up:  18th September 2019

A talk by CEO of the South West Heritage Trust Tom Mayberry marking the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre and its surprising West Country connection.

Discover more about the West Country radical orator Henry Hunt and his part both in the Peterloo Massacre and the Ilchester Gaol Scandal.

Cost £9.50. Booking required on 01823 255088.

Portrait of Henry Hunt

Portrait of the radical orator Henry Hunt whose family had deep roots in Somerset

Dates and locations

The Museum of Somerset
  • Wednesday, 18th September 2019 @7:30