Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Gladstone: The Grand Old Man In Nottinghamshire, Richard Gaunt, Beeston and District LHS

15.03.2017, 7:30 pm

Event Navigation

W. E. Gladstone

W. E. Gladstone

Presented by Richard Gaunt on Wednesday 15th March 2017 at Chilwell Memorial Institute commencing at 7.30p.m.

Born in 1809, W.E. Gladstone was first elected to Parliament in 1832. After serving in different government posts, including as chancellor of the exchequer, he became prime minister in 1868; he would serve four terms in the office (1868–74, 1880–85, 1886, 1892–94). Gladstone’s accomplishments included expanding the vote and reforms in Ireland. He died in 1898, and was buried in Westminster Abbey.

Details

Date:
15.03.2017
Time:
7:30 pm
Event Categories:
, , ,

Organiser

Beeston & District Local History Society
Phone:
0115 9460833
View Organiser Website

Venue

Chilwell Memorial Institute
129 High Road
Chilwell, Nottingham NG9 4AT United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.