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Event: Author talk: The Life of John Kent, Britain's First Black Policeman

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Description
Join us at Carlisle Library during Black History Awareness Month to hear author Ray Greenhow discuss the life of John Kent, Cumberland's first black policeman. John Kent served as a police constable in Cumberland from 1835-1846. Ray Greenhow, himself a retired officer, has researched his early career and describes what life was like for an officer on the beat in Carlisle City Police in the 19th century. To reserve a free ticket contact Carlisle Library in person or on 01228 227312.
Dates/Schedule
15 October 2019
11:00 - 12:30
Venue
Venue Name: Carlisle Library
Organised by: Carlisle Library
11 Globe Lane
Carlisle
CA3 8NX

Contact
Contact Name: Carlisle Library
Telephone: 01228 227312
General
Cost Free