Chris Renwick

Sat 26 Aug 11:00am - 12:00pm

Garden Theatre

£12.00, £10.00

Chris Renwick

The State of Welfare

As has been the way for decades, the welfare state is under attack as people continue to question exactly who and what it's built for. Senior Lecturer in Modern History at York University, Chris Renwick, takes us from the British system's beginnings as practised in Victorian workhouses up to the present day when commentators accuse some of making benefits a lifestyle choice.