B/W print; Ellen Bulfield, the last First World War woman bus conductor, 1919
I think the idea of the last women bus conductor after the First World War is indicative of the way I was brought up to believe that women were second class citizens. My views have changed now but that's how it was at the time. I wanted to be a bus conductor myself but couldn't because I was too tall at 6'4'.
Bring home a piece of London Underground history. Exclusively available at London Transport Museum, this is your chance to own an iconic original vitreous enamel Underground sign.
Join us for a day of flowers and fragrance as we answer spring’s call and hop on a beautifully-restored RT bus to Kew Gardens. Enjoy expert talks, a vintage bus ride, lush scenery and a picnic lunch.
To celebrate our new London Stories exhibition, our object of the month is a poster telling the story of notorious highwayman Dick Turpin - printed in 1956 to promote sightseeing in the capital..