In this session children will take part in a local history study and discover how the famous biscuit manufacturer, Huntley & Palmers, changed Victorian Reading from 1822 to 1900. Children will explore significant events, people and places and will work with a range of sources, such as maps, objects, film and photographs, to understand how our knowledge of the past is constructed.

It was organised very well. Thank you!

Redlands Primary School
  • Key Stage 1, 2 and 3
  • This session has been designed to support the study of local trade and industry in the Victorian period.

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