Here is a podcast recorded by History West Midlands in which I talk about my book and about everyday life for the women of Coventry between 1850 and 1950

Three women holding their own in a male dominated workshop environment in the early 20th century. John Dutson’s factory in Trafalgar Street electroplated parts for the watch industry. Courtesy of David Fry
Teaching staff at Wheatley Street School in the 1890s. Courtesy of David Fry
‘The Winners of the Race at Lunchtime’: GEC women workers leaving work on the stroke of noon, The Loudspeaker, January 1926. Courtesy of Coventry History Centre

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