Event: Research Workshop in Somerset

Date: Monday 8 November, 2021

Free research workshop, hosted by Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton in collaboration with the University of the West of England.

Event: The St Paul’s riots: From ‘mindless mob’ to ‘conscious crowd’

Date: Thursday 15 October, 2020

The violent disturbance in the St. Paul’s area of Bristol on 2 April 1980 is regarded as iconic. It heralded the beginning of a decade or more of unrest in English cities. It is also central to the modern history of Bristol, marking a moment where issues of institutional and popular racism were forced into… Continue reading Event: The St Paul’s riots: From ‘mindless mob’ to ‘conscious crowd’