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Fri 21 June 2024 • 10:15am

Talking Chester: Stories of the City and its People

Part of Chester Heritage Festival

Event details

This session starts with three short talks followed by the keynote presentation, Carving out a Place in History, delivered by Nick Fry.

Anyone seen my trephine? Tales of medieval surgery with Godfrey de Ceaster.

The story of the great Chester skate-a-rama scandal. Another tale from Chester folklore with Martin Webb.

The Trena Cox Project. Insight into a pioneering female, Chester-based artist with Aleta Doran, Artist-in-Residence at Chester Cathedral.

Carving out a Place in History with Nick Fry.

Join Nick Fry of Chester Cathedral for the lowdown on the medieval woodworking and craftsmanship, notably the cathedral misericords, that make the 1,000-year-old spiritual hub of our city a treasure trove of artistic endeavour.

Garret Theatre, Garret Theatre
Approx 1 hour 15 minutes

Free- please book a space!