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'.
Our fan-favourite London Underground roundel lightbox just got a new younger sibling. This cute smaller version is just 7 inches tall and comes with three interchangeable inserts. Exclusively available at our shop!
Join us for an exclusive tour of one of London's most iconic stations. Go behind secret doors to passageways and lift shafts closed to the public since 1929 and discover the stunning Edwardian architecture.
Country walks were marketed as a healthy antidote to a week spent in an office or factory. This embroidery of a young couple enjoying a picnic was created for a poster to encourage people to get out and about.