‘Vauxhall Motors and the Growth of Luton’ – a talk by Dr Len Holden
18 November 2014
An illustrated talk about the origins and development of Vauxhall Motors from a small company producing boat engines in Vauxhall, London to its growth after transferring to Luton, the takeover by America’s General Motors in 1925 and the company’s relative decline in the 21st century.
The Leicestershire Industrial Heritage Society November meeting.
7.30 pm – 18th November 2014
Braunstone West Community Hall, St. Mary’s Avenue, Braunstone Lane, Leicester, LE3 3FT
More info – http://www.lihs.org.uk/winter_talks.html