News & Events
19 April 2018
Revolutionary Sermons, Democratic Chapels and Rebellious Hymnals: religion in the Chartist Movement. A free event at the University of Huddersfield on Monday 30 April 2018.
11 April 2018
Details of the forthcoming Chartism Day (9 June 2018) at University College London are now available.
9 February 2018
Labour and social historians around the world will be saddened to hear of the death of the renowned J.F.C. Harrison, who has passed away at the age of 96.
9 January 2018
June 15 2018 will be the one hundredth anniversary of Durand’s judicial rehabilitation.
9 January 2018
For the first time ever, the 2018 Chartism Day will be held in London.
19 December 2017
Details of the upcoming ‘Labour and Nationalism’ conference, set to take place at the University of Huddersfield on 5 May 2018
28 November 2017
Book launch at the Scottish Oral History Centre, University of Strathclyde, 11 December 2017
20 November 2017
John Boyle O’Reilly (1844-1890) was a radical Irish nationalist and world-renowned author and campaigner who lived in Preston for a few short years with relatives and retained a fond affection for the town and the time he spent there.
13 November 2017
Labour History Review welcomes contributions in any area of labour history across different countries and periods.
12 October 2017
A collection of plays born from the great struggles of the Trade Union movement.
Sisters Beyond the Workplace: Working-class Women & Political & Social Reform
24 November 2018
This event will explore aspects of labour, gender and radical history, within the historic grade-II listed Mechanics Institute in Manchester (established in 1824), where the Trades Union Congress was formed in 1868.See more detail »
Unity is Strength: 120 Years of the General Federation of Trade Unions
30 March 2019
2019 will mark the 120th anniversary of the formation of the General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU). A conference will be held in Manchester to reflect on its history and prospects.See more detail »