Three portraits come to life to tell you about crime and punishment, politics and quality of life across the 13th to the 16th century. One is a lord, one is a wealthy businessman and one is a peasant. Listen out for the bit when the peasant man gets called a worm!

Originally featured in the Magical History Tour exhibition from 2007 to 2009: liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/maritime/exhibitions/magical/

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