- Daemonologie: Witch trials, witch hunting and the Scottish Reformation.Course start date: Sat 11 Feb 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ellen CarpenterNearly 4,000 individuals were accused of witchcraft in Scotland in the Early Modern period - approximately three times the total number of prosecutions that took place in England. Join us to explore the religious, cultural and political factors that informed attitudes to witches, witch-hunting and witch trials in Scotland.Full fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £38.00
- Wolf Hall and beyond: Fact and fictionCourse start date: Sat 4 Mar 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Vanessa KingWhether you enjoyed reading the novels or simply want to blag your way through life without reading them, this day school is for you.Full fee £49.00 Senior fee £39.00 Concession £32.00
- England, Scotland and the Irish Plantation SystemCourse start date: Sat 4 Mar 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ellen CarpenterAlthough the kings of England had claimed overlordship of Ireland since the late 1100s, it was during the Reformation era that that the system of ‘planting’ English and Scottish settlers began to take place. How did these settlements come about, what impact did they have on the social, political and cultural landscapes of Ireland?
- The life and times of Edward VIICourse start date: Sat 11 Mar 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: William SterlingEdward VII was heir for nearly 60 years and often in conflict with his parents. He had a popular wife and charmed all those he met. When he succeeded he surprised many with his successful reign.Full fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £38.00
- Oliver Cromwell and IrelandCourse start date: Sat 10 Jun 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ellen CarpenterThis is a one day workshop focussing on Irish politics during the English Civil War, Oliver Cromwell’s controversial military campaigns, and Ireland during the Protectorate.
- 'Your neighbour has flown': The Cambridge Spy RingCourse start date: Sat 1 Jul 2023
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ellen CarpenterOn this weekend workshop we will explore the significance of the Cambridge Spy Ring for British Cold War history. What prompted men like Kim Philby, Guy Burgess, Donald MacLean and the Queen’s art historian Anthony Blunt to betray their country’s secrets to the USSR and what were the repercussions for Britain and the British intelligence services?Full fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £38.00
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