Peterloo – a film by Mike Leigh

From Monday 30th September 2019 20:00 to 00:00

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Screening of the film by Mike Leigh with guest speaker Roger McKenzie (UNISON Assistant Secretary General).

The brutal attack by government forces on a peaceful demonstration in St Peter's Field Manchester, becomes known as the Peterloo Massacre, the carnage evoking the Battle of Waterloo. 'Peterloo' tells of poor mill workers, hot-headed radicals, moderate reformers, weak magistrates, brutal police and military, a repressive government, decadent royalty and devious spies.

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