Greg Jenner

Greg Jenner

Date: Thursday 22 June 2023
Time: 10.00am
Venue: The Judith Kerr Marquee, Barnes Pond, Station Road, Barnes SW13 0NH
Suitability: Years 3 - 6

Join the Horrible Histories guru, author and podcaster Greg Jenner (You’re Dead to Me, Homeschool History) as he takes you on a trip through the amazing history hidden in the things we use every day. Did you know that the first TV was made out of biscuit tins and knitting needles? Or that the humble paperclip helped lead an anti-war movement? Or that a few hundred years ago it was fashionable to style your hair with cat poo?! Find out the hilarious history of everything from the alarm clock to the toilet that your teachers won’t tell you about. This is history – but not as you know it!

Suitable for years: 3 – 6

Duration: 1 hour     
Booklist: You Are History
Venue details:
The Judith Kerr Marquee

Barnes Pond, opposite Barnes Methodist Church, Station Road, Barnes SW13 0NH

Accessibility information:

This venue is fully accessible and has disabled toilets available.

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