PETERLOO – Pavilions Teignmouth

When:
December 13, 2018 all-day
2018-12-13T00:00:00+00:00
2018-12-14T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Pavilions Teignmouth
Den Cres
Teignmouth TQ14
UK
Cost:
£6.50 / £5.00 Matinee Club
Contact:
Pavilions Teignmouth
01626 249049

An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and most notorious episodes in British history. The massacre saw British government forces charge into a crowd of over 60,000 that had gathered to demand political reform and protest against rising levels of poverty. Many protesters were killed and hundreds more injured, sparking a nationwide outcry but also further government suppression. The Peterloo Massacre was a defining moment in British democracy which also played a significant role in the founding of The Guardian newspaper.

Screenings at 2.30pm 7.30pm
12A
Duration:2h 34min | Drama , History

Please note: there is a 50p booking fee on the transaction when purchasing tickets at the Box Office, and a £1.00 booking fee when purchased over the phone or online

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