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Bodily Punishments

The history of bodily punishments and transportation.

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Prisons

The history of prisons and imprisonment.

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Police

The history of policing.

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Youth Justice

A history of youth justice.

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‘Your husband can take everything you have and sell it’. Why the right to vote really mattered. https://t.co/NrtEtYfEuZ

The 3D model of Aylestone Meadows created by @leicspolice PC Pat O’Conner (a hobbyist model maker), which aided in the 1983 investigation into the murder of Caroline Osborne. @CCLeicsPolice @LPSpecialistSup @BritPoliceHist @PolHisSoc1985

I wrote this a week or so ago, I hadn’t realised it would be published on the first full day Johnson and his gang silenced our democracy https://t.co/dY0ADxTjwP

⁦@WMPHistory⁩⁩ looking forward to reading the latest addition to my bookshelf or perhaps a commute read - more great work from our resident ⁦@WMPolice⁩ ⁦heritage authors @Kenco_Mojo⁩ ⁦@museumcop⁩ 👍

Hmmm.... my turn...

Potential Suffragette bullets which were sent to Lloyd George. I’m still working on the definitive providence, but looks likely 🤞

Leader of our Lived Welfare State team, Professor Pirjo Markkola spoke yesterday at a panel "How historians can assist in historic child abuse inquiries" in London. The interest on the matter has grown in many countries. https://t.co/fMASAZ8lm2

Domestic production and work in poor British homes, c.1650-1850 conference is this Thursday! Hashtag for the day will be #DomesticWorkDerby - Please do follow and tweet!

How best to use digital resources in student learning ?? Great techniques by @Adam_Crymble at
#NewToTeaching workshop in Manchester @RoyalHistSoc @history_uk - could be a good session for @lsehistory phd training seminar @TanyaHarmer

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