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Performing Protest: Riots Against Technological Change in the 19th Century

Saturday, 22 March, 2014 - 11:30 to 12:30
Museum of English Rural Life
Redlands Road
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 5EX
United Kingdom
An immersive theatrical performance to find out what happened during the Swing Riots in 1831. Meet the characters who bore witness during this period of technological change, hear their stories and decide whether to support the protestors or the landowners! Repeated at 2.30pm.
Booking details: 
Call 0118 378 8660, email merlevents@reading.ac.uk or fill in form at http://www.reading.ac.uk/merl/whatson/merl-booking.aspx
Category: 
Agriculture, Technology
Age group: 
Adults, Sixth form students, Specialist groups, University students
Contact details
Alison
Hilton
Public
merlevents@reading.ac.uk
0118 378 8660
Twitter: 
@MERLReading
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