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“For the Most Part, The Team Was Given Hospitality of The Most Lavish Sort”: Women’s Hockey, Brooklands and Aspects of Empire
This chapter looks at how different aspects of imperial identity were explored and developed through women's hockey and female racing motorists at Brooklands. Crucial to the imperial project was a degree of lavish hospitality, ...
An Age of Speed
This chapter looks at the rise of motor sport in Britain, particularly the advent of the Brooklands racing 'set' before World War One and revival during peacetime. Early feamel racing motorists such as Dorothy Levitt, of ...