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Scriptorium Shorts - From the Mill to Monte Carlo: Anne Fletcher

Join us for our new bitesize biography series. In 1880 Joseph Hobson Jagger, who worked as a child in the Victorian mills of Bradford, broke the bank at Monte Carlo and returned home a millionaire. Historian Anne Fletcher tells the extraordinary story of her ancestor, the working class Englishman who beat the Monaco casino and changed gambling forever.

This event is free to attend.