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Peterloo – Soldiers on the Rampage

Peterloo – Soldiers on the Rampage

Enjoy a musical afternoon to commemorate Peterloo

17 August 2014

Revolution section, Main Gallery One @ People's History Museum

Time 15:00 - 16:15

Duration 1 hours 15 minutes

Cost £8 / £4 concessions

To commemorate the anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre in Manchester in 1819, famous local folk musicians Geoff Higginbottom, Martin Gittins and Bob Ashworth will perform their homage to Peterloo.

Come and listen to this amazing collection of songs linked together by prose and quotes which tell the story of the Peterloo Massacre.  There will be an opportunity for you to ask questions and talk to the musicians about the Peterloo Massacre and how it is still relevant today.

Family Friendly activity, suitable for all ages

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