Date(s) - 28/11/2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Ravensthorpe Village Hall
Wednesday 28th November 7 for 7.30pm Ravensthorpe Village Hall NN6 8EH
SPEAKERS CORNER PRESENTS
HOW THE VICTORIANS CHANGED IT!
Mental Health in 19thc Northampton
Attitudes towards the mentally ill began to change in the Victorian era. Historian, Dr Cathy Smith will take us back to 1838 and the treatment of patients in the old Northampton General Lunatic Asylum.
The focus will be on why patients were admitted, how they were diagnosed and the role of the institution in the local community.
Tickets £5 includes tea and coffee. Buy at Ravensthorpe Post Office. Reserve 01604 770482 or email:email@example.com Beers and wines are available. All welcome.
Speakers Corner is presented by Ravensthorpe Village Hall, Charity No:278283