Karl Marx: the London connections

Detail from a photograph of Karl Marx, 1875
Posted:
18 September 2017
Posted By:
Howard Spencer
Categories:
History Uncovered

September 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of the first volume of Das Kapital, Karl Marx's famous critique of capitalism. In this blog, blue plaques historian Howard Spencer explores Marx's life in London, and tells us about five other political exiles commemorated with a plaque. ...

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Things to do in September

Posted:
29 August 2017
Posted By:
Anne Robinson
Categories:
Things To Do

September may signal the end of the sunny summer months and the start of the new school year, but there’s still plenty to feel cheery about. We’ve got lots planned to ease you into autumn including a fabulous exhibition of costumes used in the new film 'Victoria and Abdul', the annual apple fest...

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