Previous Events

Labour Leaderships in Contrast? Arthur Henderson and
George Lansbury

A talk by leading Labour historian Andrew Thorpe.

Free Online Event 
Thursday 17 June 17.00 - 18.30


The Poplar Rates Rebellion of 1921 and its lessons for today -
with Janine Booth and Josh Lovell


See the Video on YouTube

Sunday 2 May 2021 

Equalising the Rates, Resisting the Cuts: comparing 1921 and 2021

See the Video on YouTube

Thursday 15 April 2021 - 19.00hrs

'Something like a Miracle':
Labour, Poplar and Local Government after WW1

Free Online Event

Friday 26 March 2021


Poplar Councillors' Revolt Centenary: Labour comes to power!

Free Online Event

Thursday 25 February 2021


1921 Poplar Rates Strike
A presentation by Janine Booth

See the video from Tuesday 12 January


The Daily Herald celebrates a birthday. See the Facebook History Post

George's Lansbury's baby turns 110