Friday, 27 September 2013

Chartists finally make it to Parliament - 175 years on

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Archives and History is undertaking a number of initiatives to commemorate the 175th anniversary of the People’s Charter.

A seminar on Chartist Archives will be held in the Houses of Parliament at 2.30pm on Tuesday 22 October. It will be led by Professor Owen Ashton, Emeritus Professor in Modern British History at Staffordshire University. Professor Ashton will speak for approximately 30 minutes and invite discussion.

If you would like to attend (it is free of charge) please email Marie Owens and she will tell you if places are still available and send more information.

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