Liverpool Hall of Fame lectures
Liverpool Record Office is starting a trial series of lectures on well known Liverpool personalities starting with Kitty Wilkinson, Queen of the Washhouses.
This will be followed by three pioneers of public health in Liverpool: Dr William Duncan, Thomas Fresh and James Newlands.
Following both lectures there will be a display in the search room of documents and archives relating to the personalities involved.
Admission is £5 on the door and both events will be held on the 4th floor of Central Library.
Saturday 16th June, 2-3pm
Kitty Wilkinson: the "Saint of the Slums"
Saturday 11th August, 2pm-3pm
Duncan, Fresh and Newlands: three pioneers for sanitary reform in Victorian Liverpool.