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Tickets now available for Bentham in the Community Events Two and Three!

By Valerie H Wallace, on 19 April 2011

Tickets are now available for events two and three of Bentham in the Community!

Event two is an evening of talks on Monday May 16th about the City of London in the late eighteenth century and Bentham’s childhood there. Speakers include Professor Philip Schofield, Director of the Bentham Project, Dr Oliver Harris, Historian, and David Woosnam, a qualified City of London guide. Refreshments will be provided. The event is located at the Women’s Library on Old Castle Street near where Bentham was born. More information here.

Time: 7.30pm – 9pm.
Tickets are FREE OF CHARGE.

Event three is a Bentham walk around London on Monday May 23rd. Start at Westminster Abbey (Dean’s Yard at the Westminster Abbey Shop) at 7pm and visit where Bentham went to school, where he and his friends lived and worked, where he jogged  and more. The walk finishes at Bentham’s final resting place in UCL. Afterwards toast Jeremy at the Jeremy Bentham pub!

Time: 7pm-9pm

Tickets are FREE OF CHARGE.

Some tickets for these events have been reserved for members of London Historians. Members should contact Mike Paterson for more information.

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