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Newspaper cover with women in caravans

Census Night in a Caravan

Angela Willis – Curator, Caravan and Motorhome Club Collection Before the First World War the caravan took a pivotal role…

Mary Kennard on Singer motorcycle

Mary Kennard (1850-1936)

Patrick Collins – Research and Enquiries Officer A name that appears frequently in the motoring press in the early years…

LAC Ranelagh Gymkhana

The Ladies’ Automobile Club

Sarah Wyatt- Film and Video Curator As part of  The Drive For Change project celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage,…

Shell Kindred Spirits (1908), showing a female driver in an open top car, beside two Shell petrol cans.

Votes for Women – Mary Kessell

To mark the centenary of ‘Votes for Women’ the Shell Heritage Art Collection will be highlighting female artists from our…

Archive picture of the Speed Queens Austin Maxi in action

Speed Queens Review

David Cooper – Clerk of Works for the Beaulieu Estate  David reviews the Speed Queens friends evening held on 28…

The Suffragist Caravanners

Angela Willis – Curator, Caravan and Motorhome Club Collection At the beginning of the Twentieth Century the craze for the…

Shell Kindred Spirits (1908), showing a female driver in an open top car, beside two Shell petrol cans.

Votes for Women – Eve Kirk

To mark the centenary of ‘Votes for Women’ the Shell Heritage Art Collection will be highlighting female artists from our…

Shell Kindred Spirits (1908), showing a female driver in an open top car, beside two Shell petrol cans.

Votes for Women – Pamela Drew

To mark the centenary of ‘Votes for Women’ the Shell Heritage Art Collection will be highlighting female artists from our…

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