Bristol Radical History Group
'Staking a claim': how the postwar housing crisis led to a mass squatting movement
After the Second World War, Britain faced an acute shortage of homes. The remarkable outbreak of civil disobedience that followed is being remembered as part of a two-month festival of working-class history in South Bristol.
Mass Grave of Victorian Paupers discovered in Eastville
A mass grave of Victorian workhouse paupers has been discovered in Eastville. Who were they and what did they endure? By Di Parkin. Illustrated by...