Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in 1916, travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.
Londoners take shelter during a German bombing during the Blitz. This photo is of Bethnal Green Underground Tube Station, which could accommodate up to 7,000 people during an air raid. #London | HauntedRooms.co.uk
World War II, 24th October 1940, London, England, A steel helmeted PDSA (People+s Dispensary For Sick Animals) official, rescues cats from the wreckage of a bombed East London building
World War II, 24th October 1940, London, England, A steel helmeted PDSA (People's Dispensary For Sick Animals) official, rescues cats from the wreckage of a bombed East London building (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)
Wartime Food Poster: British Ministry of Fuel and Power, Advertiser's Weekly, 12th October 1944: A subtly coloured fuel economy poster shows an unattended kettle boiling over a full gas flame. The poster accompanies an article referring to the new winter economy campaign.