Radical Walk: Wimbledon's History
with Peter Walker
William Morris House
Sunday 13th 2021, 4-6pm
Learn about Wimbledon’s radical history with local historian Peter Walker
Between 1881 and 1896 William Morris and the artist Edward Burne-Jones had workshops in Wimbledon, where they advocated Arts & Crafts ideals and the fair treatment of workers. Join Peter Walker on his hugely informative tour about the roots of Wimbledon’s socialism and uncover the people who forged our radical local history.
Book early for this popular event which sells out every year.
Meeting Point: William Morris House, 267 The Broadway, SW19 2SD. Ends at Leather Bottle pub, Kingston Road.
Coming in Sept 2021 at the Sunset Festival: Wimbledon & Slavery Walk