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Walking Free

November 15, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join this guided walking tour to discover the hidden connection between Uxbridge and British slavery and abolition. Visit a former residence of leading British abolitionist, William Wilberforce, and the grave of former African slave, Toby Pleasant.

Beginning at Uxbridge Library, the walk will be approximately 3km. Throughout the walk there will be short talks and moments to discuss the discoveries made along the way.

Due to the nature of this event if you have any questions about accessibility we recommend getting in touch directly with the organiser.

This walk will be repeated on Friday 22 November between 10:00 and 12:30 and on Saturday 16 November between 10:00 and 12:30.

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Contact email address

researchengagement@brunel.ac.uk

Booking required?

Yes


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Come on a guided tour to discover the hidden connection between Uxbridge and British slavery and abolition. Visit a former residence of leading British abolitionist, William Wilberforce, and the grave of former African slave, Toby Pleasant. (Approx. length 3km)
Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
researchengagement@brunel.ac.uk
Event partners
N/A
Region
London
City/town
Uxbridge
Accessibility information
Please contact the event organiser for accessibility information.
Image copyright information
Brunel University London Archives

Venue

Uxbridge Library
High Street
Uxbridge, London UB8 1HD United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
Please contact the event organiser for accessibility information.
Phone:
01895 265435
Website:
http://uxlib.com