Moving Times

Here is a video and a selection of photos from the Peterloo Massacre Memorial today in Manchester, recognising those who were killed and injured in protesting for the reform of parliamentary representation in 1819.  Amongst the many people gathered were a few famous faces including Maxine Peake reading Shelley’s Masque of Anarchy, Christopher Ecclestone, John Thompson and John Henshaw:


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