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The Easter Rising, 24 April 1916

In the early months of 1916 the Great War was well into its second year and the news from the front was far from encouraging... Read More →

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Bad Girls: Crime and Prostitution 1870-1914

Bad Girls: Crime and Prostitution 1870-1914

  • 08/06/2016
  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Glamorgan Archives, Cardiff

    Join us at Glamorgan Archives on Wednesday 8th June when Elizabeth Belcham will be talking about her latest book, ‘Swansea’s ‘Bad Girls’: Crime and Prostitution, 1870-1914’.

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