LHRG meeting at Palestra: Dr James Fowler

12 Dec 2019

Buses, Pirates and Politics

The December 2019 LHRG meeting will be feature a presentation by Dr James Fowler on the ‘Pirate Buses’ of the 1920s, their emergence and impact.  Dr Fowler is a lecturer at the Essex Business School of the University of Essex.  His wider research interests focus on the finance, governance and leadership of organisations in a historical context.

The meeting will be held at 18.00 for 18.30 on Thursday, 12 December 2019 in the ground floor meeting room at TfL, Palestra, 197 Blackfriars Road, SE1 8NJ (opposite Southwark tube station, buses 40, 63). 

70D Boxhill 1924 LTM Michaelbakercoll 2

The 1920s offered opportunties for new operators.   Photo © London Transport Museum