Dr Stephen Halliday

Stephen Halliday is a writer, lecturer and broadcaster with a particular interest in Victorian London and in the engineers who made nineteenth century cities safe and habitable. He has written for The Observer, The Guardian and The Financial Times and has made several radio and television programmes based on his books. He also writes and reviews regularly for BBC History, The Literary review, The Times Higher and The Daily Telegraph.

Recent Past Lectures
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Sir Joseph Bazalgette (1819-1891) And the Cleansing of the Victorian Metropolis

Dr Stephen Halliday
Wednesday, 9 October 2019 - 6:00PM
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Newgate: London's Prototype of Hell

Dr Stephen Halliday
Monday, 12 October 2009 - 12:00AM
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Fraud, bankruptcy, suicide and transportation: The history of the London Underground railway

Dr Stephen Halliday
Thursday, 16 March 2006 - 12:00AM
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Subterranean London - The Great Stink of London: Sir Joseph Bazalgette and the cleansing of the Victorian capital

Dr Stephen Halliday
Monday, 23 February 2004 - 12:00AM