Tag Archive: labour history

Movember…over 100 years ago

Sadly no one in the Heritage Team can grow a moustache, although many of our colleagues in Brent Council have been growing their facial hair in the month of November to raise money… Continue reading

The Lion Roars: The world in Wembley

Our new exhibition The Lion Roars: The world in Wembley opened on 24th April on the 90th anniversary of the Empire Exhibition’s opening and runs until 31st July.  The exhibition can be seen in the Brent… Continue reading

Visitor object caption #2

Here’s my favourite visitor caption of the week – written by a someone who had been to the last major retrospective exhibition of Louis Wain’s work at the V&A Museum in 1972! Visitor caption: I… Continue reading

New additions to the Archives collections

As we return to work after a bank holiday, the Archives is pleased to be adding some fascinating new material to its collections. These new donations will be packaged carefully and preserved in our store… Continue reading