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New Cross Radical History Walk
Sun 2 April 2017, 11:00 – 13:00 BST
Goldsmiths historian Dr John Price takes you on a tour exploring the radical history of New Cross and Deptford.
Featuring some of the borough’s most impressive buildings and radical figures, discover how local events shaped national debates and resonated globally.
Featuring radical preacher Rev. Arthur Tooth (1870s), WWI conscientious objector trials (1910s), the infamous ‘Battle of Lewisham’ (1970s) and the New Cross Fire (1980s).
Image: Police attempting to clear anti-racist protestors from Clifton Rise, 13 Aug. 1977 (© Peter Marlow)