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New Cross Radical History Walk

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Goldsmiths, University of London

8 Lewisham Way

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SE14 6NW

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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).

Meet at the Main Entrance of Goldsmiths Richard Hoggart Building.

Part of the Telegraph Hill Festival.

Find out more about Dr John Price's research on the 'Battle of Lewisham' on his blog.

Image: Police attempting to clear anti-racist protestors from Clifton Rise, 13 Aug. 1977 (© Peter Marlow)

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