“Transported Prisoners of Dorset” – a Talk by Mike Randall

St George's Church - Large Hall Darby's Lane, Oakdale, Poole, Dorset

PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE OUR FIRST "FACE-TO-FACE" MEETING at St. GEORGE'S but please take note of your E-news and the website if there are any changes. ¬†¬†Mike focuses on prisoners transported from Dorset, but is particularly interested in what happened to the families that were left behind, who became the forgotten ones. Mike feels […]

“The Tolpuddle Martyrs” – a talk by Brian Bates

St George's Church - Large Hall Darby's Lane, Oakdale, Poole, Dorset

PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE A "FACE-TO-FACE" MEETING at St. GEORGE'S but please take note of your E-news and the website if there are any changes. We are all aware of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, the six Dorset agricultural labourers who found themselves transported to Australia for making a secret oath, and forming a trade union, […]