The Toxteth Riots | A House Through Time

In July 1981 riots broke out in Liverpool, following longstanding tensions between police and the black community. David Olusoga investigates the racism and inequality experienced by black people in Liverpool during the eighties.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 5'43''
  • Broadcast year: 2018
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Britain: Migration, empires and the people: c790 to the present day | Migration to & from Britain c.790 to the present day | 1900-c.2010

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Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: A House Through Time
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: 4