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Talks // Coming up // The Untold Story of Doctor Dick
14 May

The Untold Story of Doctor Dick

Will Hazell, from the Falmouth Uncovered walking tour, is sharing the story of Richard ‘Doctor Dick’ Pascoe, a quack medical man who inspired both intense outrage and unwavering loyalty across Cornwall. 

Dr Dick's life is a dark and dramatic tale that guides us into some of the hidden depths of Cornish history, and brings up some thorny questions about how we judge the actions of those long past.
Will is a storyteller who knows how to bring a narrative to life, and so this is an evening not to be missed. 



Saturday 14th May, 7.30pm

The talk is 60 minutes, with up to 30 minutes for questions.

Tickets: £7

A £1 Poly Fund payment is added to each ticket sold.


Please wear a face covering (unless you are exempt), thinking social distance, and sanitise your hands on arrival. 



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