Sat 23 Sep, Old Court House, Town Hall stamford georgian festival, family
2pm. £4.50 The ‘trade in human misery’ - slavery - was a stain upon the glorious days of the Georgian period. Meet William Knight, a crew member on a slave ship, as he recounts the nature of man’s inhumanity to man. This child-centric activity is rich in historic details; allows you to handle artefacts and undertake other activities as the dreadful reality of the ‘triangular trade’ is fully explained. Suitable for ages 6 to 11. Children to be accompanied by an adult.