A dramatisation of the outbreak of cholera in Manchester in 1832.
The impact of poor quality housing in Britain on the spread of cholera.
How health and housing concerned reformers and philanthropists of the late 19th century.
Millicent Fawcett’s campaign to empower British women through education.
Two audio extracts quote the views of Scottish employers about Irish workers.
The extent to which Irish immigrants were willing to assimilate into Scottish society.
Alcohol during the 19th century led to the rise of the temperance movement.
History of the Welsh language in Victorian times, including the use of the 'Welsh Not'.
We have a selection of learner guides