History Lecture Series – March 2020

The History department is currently running its fifth Historical lecture series in the school’s Brother Bernard Building. This latest series, Moments in Time, runs every Wednesday in March in the B Block hall, St Peter’s School, St Catherine’s Road, BH6 4AH. Ideal for A Level students or members of the public with an interest in history. All are welcome with a small charge of £1 on the door. Further details can be sought from Mr Hall, the Subject Leader for History at St Peter’s (she@st-peters.bournemouth.sch.uk).


4 March – Prof. Kendrick Oliver

Explaining McCarthyism


11 March – Fiona Bowler

Building the Atom Bomb: The Manhattan Project


18 March – Dr Nick Karn

Norman ‘War Crimes’ and the Conquest of England in 1066


25 March – Zack White

Wellington’s ‘Unknown Warriors’: The Life, Death and Resurrection of the Bones of Burgos