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Victorian Crime & Punishment

Victorian Crime & Punishment

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Victorian Crime & Punishment

An afternoon of grisly facts of the trials & executions associated with the Guildhall during its time as a Police Station and court room

Hear about what one considers today a minor offence, during the Victorian era would have resulted in a dire sentence! Join local historian and former Police Officer Eddie Smallwood to learn about the last man to be executed and placed in the gibbet.

£4.50
For tickets, call: 0116 253 2536

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The Guildhall, Guildhall Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 5FQ

Tel: +44 (0) 1162532569

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Event Time: (18 Nov 2018)
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Sunday14:00 - 15:30

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