Science Gallery London
Where: THE OLD OPERATING THEATRE
When: 8th August, 7pm
Info: Join Science Gallery London for a unique look at the bloody work of leeches, from medieval times up until the modern age. Throughout this workshop you will get an insight into the quacky use of leeches to cure everything from fever to bad humour, as well as discover what brought about their resurgence in the 20th century that helped them to become the surgeons’ new best friend.