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‘A Wheely Merry Christmas’ from the MRC’s Collections

To celebrate the 12 days of Christmas, we have selected 12 Christmas cards from the Cyclists Touring Club collection. Ranging from funny to sweet, classic to a little odd, they’ll definitely put you in the festive spirit! You certainly won’t see these in Clinton Cards!

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FASHION: A Century Of Expression

If you think that our archives only hold correspondence from trade unions and dusty documents from WWI then you couldn’t be more mistaken. Our current exhibition ‘Fashion: A Century of Expression’ gives a glimmer of our glamour…

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Cycling Rambles

One of the most striking things about working with archives is how personal some of the pieces are. The time, detail and effort that have been put into creating them are breath-taking. Sometimes, it almost makes you abashed to be reading something so personal or holding something that would have been so precious to someone. It makes the past an intimate experience, creating emotional connections through time…

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