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The Jarrow Crusade and March
Presenter: David Down
The social consequences of unemployment caused by the closure of a major industry in the North of England during the 1930s is discussed. The Jarrow Crusade and March to London to present a petition for assistance from parliament is contrasted to the earlier reform movements.
Topics related to this webcast: Chartism, England
Radicalism, Reform and Chartism
Presenter: Barbara Beaumont
The reform movements and Chartism in the north of England during the 19th century is discussed in this presentation. Barbara describes the reforms promoted and their outcomes.
Topics related to this webcast: Chartism, England
Presenter: Cathy Carman
In this presentation Cathy Carman explores the rise of Chartism and reform in England during the 19th century with special reference to the South West Counties.
Topics related to this webcast: Chartism, England