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Shopping for a Cause?

18 November, 2020, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This is an online event.

Have a rummage through the histories of charity shops of the 20th century in this online tour.

Charity shops are a fixture on the British high street, filled to the brim with bric-a-brac, clothes, and housewares. For over a century, charities have run shops to raise funds for good causes and help communities shop affordably. But what did these shops look like in the past? Join this virtual tour to discover the hidden histories of your favourite high street treasure trove.

Organisers

British Academy
UCL

In partnership with

N/A

Contact email address

j.bradley@thebritishacademy.ac.uk

Booking required?

Yes


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Details

Date:
18 November, 2020
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.thebritishacademy.ac.uk/events/shopping-for-cause/

Venue

Online: The British Academy
10-11 Carlton House Terrace
London, London SW1Y 5AH United Kingdom
Accessibility information
Please contact the organiser directly for more information.
Phone:
+44 (0)20 7969 5316
Website:
https://www.thebritishacademy.ac.uk/

Organisers

British Academy
UCL

Other

Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
j.bradley@thebritishacademy.ac.uk
Event partners
N/A
Region
London
City/town
London
Accessibility information
Please contact the organiser directly for more information.
Image copyright information
Image reproduced courtesy of Oxfam. Oxford, Bodleian Libraries, MS. Oxfam DON/1/3.