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Postponed – Julian Woodford: The Boss of Bethnal Green

May 23, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

This event is postponed until it is safe to do so. If you would like a refund please contact info@huguenotmuseum.org, or we will put you on a priority list for when we are able to start the talks again.
Discover the breathtakingly appalling life of Huguenot descendant Joseph Merceron (1764-1839).

Discover the life of Joseph Merceron, gangster and corrupt magistrate, businessman and local politician, with the author of ‘The Boss of Bethnal Green’, Julian Woodford. Ruling Spitalfields and Bethnal Green for half a century, Merceron gave the East End a lingering reputation for ruthlessness and was recently the villian of the final series of the BBC’s Poldark!

Meet at the Huguenot Museum reception desk, doors will open 1.15pm.

To book your ticket call 01634 789347,  drop in at the Huguenot Museum or click here.


May 23, 2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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The Huguenot Museum
95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom