Arthur Lockey

Criminal Lives: Arthur Lockey, white-collar crime, early 20th century (interwar period)

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The Factory Muses: Songs from the Victorian Mills
14 Nov, Sloans, Argyle St, Glasgow

Poems, songs & broadside ballads from #Victorian factories & mills inspired by recent archival findings from @UniStrathclyde’s @PistonPen research project.
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-factory-muses-songs-from-the-victorian-mills-tickets-76434627027

To help mark #UKPW we are re-launching our popular free @FutureLearn courses exploring Parliamentary history! 👇

Beyond the Ballot 🗳️ : http://bit.ly/2rbk4Xz
Peterloo to the Pankhursts ✊ : http://bit.ly/33cQbnK

@PHMMcr @HistParl @UKParlArchives @UkNatArchives @histassoc

Age of criminal responsibility must be raised, say experts https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/nov/04/age-of-criminal-responsibility-must-be-raised-say-experts?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

30 years ago this week, the final episode of Blackadder Goes Forth "Goodbyeee" was broadcast. It is a scene all fans cherish.
It reminded us all of the horrors of war, despite it being a comedy.
So poignant at this time of year.
#PoppyAppeal #Blackadder

The CFP for "Emotion in the Museum" is now live on the @YorkMuseumTrust website! Confirmed speakers: Prof Laurajane Smith & Dr Bernadette Lynch.

Email suggestions for presentations, workshops, activities and other formats by Thurs 12 Dec 2019. @IPUPYORK

https://www.yorkmuseumstrust.org.uk/news-media/latest-news/emotion-in-the-museum/

British Museum is world's largest receiver of stolen goods, says QC https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/nov/04/british-museum-is-worlds-largest-receiver-of-stolen-goods-says-qc?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

We are asking questions in our project space at @JusticeMuseum, about how we can work in the future.

Can anyone translate this answer we've received? #JusticeIdeas

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Know a student interested in social/cultural history of military service? Encourage them to apply for this PhD, working on fabulous archive of Corps of Commissionaires @CorpsSecurity @thehistorygirl1 @WRoCAH @record_this @FWWsoc https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Efvi63jd_PJSMJgqriCgkZSrIVrCO7MIxLvbdNve-Zk/edit

#Twitterstorians, do consider putting in a paper for the "Deviance, Inclusion & Exclusion" strand of our @socialhistsoc annual conference @LancasterUni, 29 June-1 July 2020! Any Qs do email me, @RBrightHistory or @janetlweston as strand convenors 😊
https://socialhistory.org.uk/strand/deviance/