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Simran Hans
Thu 25 July 2019
18:30 - 19:30
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Philip French Memorial Lecture

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Emma Rice, Director of Wise Children
Wed 31 July 2019
17:30 - 18:30
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Stage Talks: Emma Rice

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Today's #homesforheroes100 archive photo is of preparations for a Novers Park coronation party in 1953 (Bristol Pos… https://t.co/5f5PASnFJ2
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RT @BristolLibrary: Available free from your #locallibrary the story of #councilhousing in #bristol #homesforheroes100 @BristolLibrary http…
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This is a very good book. And now a bargain. Essential reading for #futurecity19 https://t.co/FxmIacturw
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Epic thread worth reading. https://t.co/4SIF1CHTQf
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If you’d like a copy of our Homes for Heroes comic head to your local library. #homesforheroes100 https://t.co/nCpfR9c0ib
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