Illumini's next free event is......
Illumini Event 2012 Illumini will take you on a journey of Victorian hauntings, explore the dark side of a city long forgotten. Take torch light tours beneath the haunted streets of the city
Actor and Historical Costumed Interpreter, CLIVE GREENWOOD appears as Victorian Quack Doctor "Dr Socrates Gripenerve"
Dr Socrates Gripenerve, lately Doctor of Physic to the Sultan of all Persia, will be in attendance with his "Cures of Sterling Merit"
The Doctor, a man of great medical learning, will have available many of his new wonder cures, including his new patent tabloids, miracle remedies and the elixir of life itself. (Buy now while stocks last!)
For those of an impecunious nature, or those suffering temporary financial embarrassments, Dr Gripenerve is happy to arrange liberal terms with a local loan office
Dr Gripenerve assures intending patients that those who accuse him of fraudulent claims at Quackery are simply Harley Street physicians jealous of his great medical knowledge, he invites you to peruse his testimonials from the Gentry and The Crowned Heads of Europe
Extensively researched in the Wellcome Medical Library, Dr Gripenerve has been available for consultation at
"Quacks & Cures" (Wellcome Gallery)
The Science Museum
"Victorian Steam-Up" (Kew Bridge Steam Museum)
Imperial College Festival
Victorian Weekend - Erddig (National Trust)
Steampunk Events throughout the UK
Contact details above for bookings
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Images are copyright of Clive Greenwood