A new exhibition marking the 360th anniversary of the Putney Debates at the Church of St Mary the Virgin opens this weekend in Putney.
The exhibition is free to all and is being celebrated with a week of events including drama, re-enactments, pewter making demonstrations, and a hog roast at the Levellers’ Beer Tent. Some events are charged and need tickets.
Check out http://www.putneydebates.com/Events.html for all the details.
For more on the Putney Debates and their relevance today see Tristram Hunt in The Guardian here:
A Jewel of Democracy.