The Survival of Catholicism

with Roy Hattersley
19:00 - 20:00
£15 non-subscriber, £12 subscriber

Join Roy Hattersley who will be discussing is new book The Catholics: The Church and it’s People in Britain and Ireland from the Reformation to the Present Day. The very first biography to tell the history of Catholicism in a single volume, The Catholics explores in fascinating detail the reasons why Catholicism survived in Britain despite years of persecution and institutional discrimination following Henry VIII’s break with Rome

Book Tickets

Roy Hattersley is a former politician and author who served as deputy leader of the Labour Party. He has written 25 books, including acclaimed biographies of John Wesley and Lloyd George. 

Ticket enquiries

To buy tickets for History Weekend, call 0871 620 4021 or

click here

Subscription enquiries

To subscribe to BBC History Magazine, call 0844 844 0250 or
click here