Exhibition on Victorian laughter launches as part of major humanities festival

Researchers from Edge Hill University are revealing the forgotten history of Victorian humour as part of the UK’s only nationwide humanities festival.

Call out for items to add to University’s fascinating Archive

Amazingly intricate ‘Friendship Books’ shared by students before the dawn of social media are just some of the fascinating items housed in Edge Hill University’s Archive. Following the opening of the new Archive in the University’s Catalyst building, there is a call out for any items related to Edge Hill and it’s illustrious 134-year history. […]

Fear and wonder around Victorian science explored in family-friendly exhibition

Dr Laura Eastlake at The Atkinson

An interactive exhibition exploring the wonder and fear of 19th Century medical science in a family-friendly way is being displayed at The Atkinson in Southport from Saturday (9th February).