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Thatcher: The Colchester years

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Thatcher: The Colchester years

Thursday 26 November 2020 | 7:30 pm

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A member of Colchester’s hockey club and the borough’s Young Conservative group, Oxford chemistry graduate Margaret Roberts wrote extensively from her lodgings in Cambridge Road, Colchester – as she secured the early stages of her political career.

Join historian and honorary fellow of the Department of History at The University of Essex, David Grocott, to discover the secret life of Margaret Thatcher in Britain’s oldest town.

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