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Wed
14
Aug

Peterloo: The Story of the Manchester Massacre

Dr Jacqueline Riding is the author of Peterloo: The Story of the Manchester Massacre. She specialises in eighteenth-century history and art. Former curator of the Palace of Westminster and Director of the Handel House Museum, she is now an author…

Wed
14
Aug

Mike Leigh’s Peterloo

From acclaimed director Mike Leigh, Peterloo is an epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter's Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and most…

 

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