The events of 1381 are most commonly known as the Peasants' Revolt. But who did revolt and why? Professor Adrian Bell discussed the poll tax and his new research project which investigates different social groups in the uprising.
Listen to the full interview on the BBC Sounds website (from 40:38).
Nearly £1 million funding awarded to new research project on the Peasants' Revolt
The Arts and Humanities Research Council have awarded nearly £1 million to the innovative multi-institution project which will be led by Professor Adrian Bell.