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Jane Austen & Scandal

20 Jun 2022

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Address: Chawton House Chawton Alton Hampshire GU34 1SJ
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Catch up on all the gossip with Clio O’Sullivan, who discusses the Austen family’s involvement with the scandals of the day- An Aunt on trial, the Hastings scandal, bankruptcy, a Gretna Green elopement, and the Powlett Affair!

Discover how a duck landed a Chawton village boy in jail and how a shipwreck nearly sunk the hopes and ambitions of one of Jane Austen’s brothers.

This event is part of Jane Austen Regency Week.

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Individual Ticket £10.00

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7pm – 8pm