What became of Queen Victoria’s would-be assailants?
Tom Rakewell is saved from debtors’ prison
Were any of the attacks on Queen Victoria politically motivated?
Overreactions by the Police Commissioner.
Tom patronising the Rose Tavern in Covent Garden.
Thanks to U3A volunteer, Peter Charles, for sharing his research on the Sports Cup.
How the monitoring of mail helped secure the Royal Household.
Tom as a wealthy and well-connected “man about town”.