• Darren Oldridge 2023

Arts & Culture / History & Heritage / Worcester

Talk: The Royal Martyr in the English Revolution

Professor Darren Oldridge shares 17th-century printed accounts of one of the most radical and divisive moments in the English Revolution.

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The execution of Charles I was the most radical and divisive moment in the English Revolution. It was also, perhaps, the most widely publicised.

Professor Darren Oldridge shares contemporary printed accounts of this extraordinary event and considers its impact on seventeenth-century society.

Darren Oldridge is Professor of Early Modern History at the University of Worcester.

£7 for the talk + optional half-price admission to explore The Commandery (entry to The Commandery is free if you have a residents’ or season pass). Plan your visit to The Commandery.

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Armies in the Sky: Visions and Wonders in the English Civil War, Saturday 27 May, 2 – 3pm.

Saturday 29 April 2023, 14:00 - 15:00


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Hear about supernatural events that were reported in the 17th-century in a small group talk with Professor Darren Oldridge at the historic Commandery.

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