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Nottingham Castle on Fire 1831

Hooton and Rayner, Nottingham Castle on Fire, 1831. Nottingham City Council © North East Midland Photographic Record

Events - Talks

To the Castle!

A walk retracing the 1831 Reform Riots

20 Aug 2015

6.30pm - 8.30pm

Free (donations for the People's Histreh welcome)

Start 6.45pm St Peter Square (outside M&S) Look out for the Loaf On A Stick!

Alternatively, assemble outside Nottingham Contemporary at 6.30pm and we will walk with you to the starting point.

On October 10th 1831 Nottingham Castle was burned down during the Reform Riots. This popular guided walk through the City Centre follows in the rioter's footsteps, looking intpo their identities, motives as well as living and working conditions.

This event is programmed in conjunction with People's Histreh: Nottingham & Notts Radical History Group


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