Unfortunately this day school has been cancelled. Apologies for any disappointment

This session will look in detail at the careers of a number of notorious highway robbers and reveal the cat and mouse games they played with the authorities who struggled to apprehend them with the very limited manpower and resources at their disposal. We will also trace the development of the potent myth of the heroic “gentleman highwayman” which has grown up over the last 200 years in literature, the arts and the media