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Click on the Audio Gallery to listen to Patrick Magee and Peg Woffington talk about their lives in Ireland and London.
Stories
The stories below are based on the lives of real people from the past. Read The Chronicles of Knockfergus to discover what it was like living near the Tower of London in the early seventeenth century. The story of John Cleave shows a man who was determined to carry out political reforms. The Spitalfields Riots story unravels the history of a troubled time in London's East End.

In the Audio Gallery you can hear Patrick Magee and Peg Woffington talk about their lives in Ireland and London.

John Cleave: A Radical Irishman in 1835
Knockfergus: An Irish District in Seventeenth-Century London
The Spitalfield Riots, 1769
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