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Gaiety, Piety and Poverty talk

April 30 @ 7:00 pm BST

On Tuesday 30 April from 7.00pm at the Hoskyns Memorial Hall there is a talk called ‘Gaiety, Piety and Poverty’. A talk on Victorian Childhood with slides by Richard Kay of Lawrence Fine Art. Learn about the hardship suffered by the poor compared with the good and easy life enjoyed by the wealthy during the reign of Queen Victoria. Discover through the paintings of artists such as Sir John Everett Millais, William Powell Frith and Sir Herbert von Herkomer how Victorian children lived, played, worked and survived. Tickets £10, ages 13-18 £5, includes sandwiches and a glass of wine, from the Farm Shop or georgina222@uwclub.net or 01460 72883. Proceeds to St Martin’s Church.

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April 30
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7:00 pm
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