Margaret Clitherow - Hide and Shriek!

Margaret Clitherow

The year is 1585, and in a Butchers Shop on the Shambles, Margaret Clitherow leads a double life in the city of York.

To most, she is known as the Butcher's wife, but to the hidden Catholic community, she is a leader of the faith, who hides those who wish to worship in secret.

WHO WILL YOU MEET?

 

Margaret Clitherow, the hero who hid Catholics at her own risk, and her husband John, who kept her secret. They'll show you into their secret chamber, but be silent and be still. The law are on the look out for Catholics, and if they find you, your fate is sealed!

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

  • Why the Catholics were persecuted
  • How people would hide their faith
  • What happened when you got caught...