Clash Of The Centuries

clash of the centuries



Expect a lively and impassioned debate as three popular historians make the case for why their century matters most in our island’s story. Suzannah Lipscomb (The King is Dead) raises the banner for the 16th century, Anna Keay (The Last Royal Rebel: The Life and Death of James, Duke of Monmouth) extols the 17th and Oliver Cox (A Short History of the Long Eighteenth Century) champions the 18th. Chaired by Steven Gale.



The Town Hall, situated on Imperial Gardens in the centre of Cheltenham comprises of a Grand Main Hall, distinguished by its Corinthian styles columns and coved ceiling. The Main Hall is accompanied by dining and drawing rooms, as well as the Pillar Room bar.

The venue’s early 20th century Edwardian elegance makes it the classic ‘shoebox’ concert hall. With a seating capacity of 900, the Town Hall is perfectly suited to grand symphony orchestra performances with a thrilling impact.

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