September 21, 2015 at 11:40am
The Industrial Revolution and Society Conference 26 September. Come and have a great day away from home and the academic desk hearing about new thinking on how the invention of machinery changed the way people lived and worked. Fascinating topics from 'Living the Industrial Revolution', to the role of political thinking as exemplified by William Cobbett, 'the Poor Man's Friend', to the relationship between social and technological change. And more, including a guided site tour and Cromford Mill's best cakes. Only a few tickets left, ring 01629 823256 to secure your place.