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Archive photo of M&S cafe bar

M&S - 70 Years of In-store Cafés

From early café bar culture to present day Read More

1984 Miners' Strike Symbol of support

Italian bag of sugar representing friendship and solidarity Read More
Javanese Marriage Figures

Javanese Marriage Figures

Hindu figures help bring good luck to newly weds Read More
Detail of a Persian Writing Box

Persian Writing Boxes

Communication before texts, typewriters and telegrams Read More
Alorese bronze drum

Alorese Bronze Drum

Indonesian drums as marriage payments Read More
Detail of a carving of the Hindu God Garuda

Carving of the Hindu God Garuda

Also a national symbol of Thailand and Indonesia Read More
Archive photo of Marks & Spencer Penny Bazaar

M&S Penny Bazaars

The first fixed price shops over 100 years ago Read More
Because there is no Plan B t-shirt

M&S Making a Mark - Plan A

Recycling, waste reduction, sustainability and ethical trading Read More
Simon Marks pictured in 1960

M&S Making a Mark - Simon Marks

Innovative leader who made M&S the high street name it is today Read More

WWI Food Shortages and Rationing

The Women's Land Army - feeding the Home Front! Read More
M&S archive notice explaining self-service shopping

M&S First Self-Service Shopping System

Innovative new ways of selling Read More
Group photograph of the Leeds Pals

Remembering the Pals Battalions

The Leeds Pals in the First World War Read More
Bucktrout and Firth Limited shop front, Bedale

Bedale 19th and 20th Century Painters and Decorators

Examining the Bucktrout and Firth businesses of Bedale Read More

WWI Prisoners of War from Lancashire Regiments

Parcels sent to British POWs in Germany Read More
Policeman and protester in 1970s

Police, Protests and Public Order

Explore public disorder in C20th Britain through police records Read More
M&S Back to School article 1954

M&S Schoolwear and Teenage Fashion

School uniform from pinafores to recycled plastic bottles Read More
Sande Society rattle

Sande Society Rattle

Ceremonial rattle used by West African girls and women Read More
Alorese bronze drum

Alorese Bronze Drum

Indonesian drums as marriage payments Read More
Still from a Louis Le Prince film

Louis Le Prince

About Louis Le Prince who invented the first moving image camera Read More
Michael Marks, founder of M&S

M&S Making a Mark - Michael Marks

From Russian Poland to Leeds market - the founder's story Read More

M&S Birth of a Brand - Films and Fashion Shows

Early marketing through different media Read More
Archive photo of M&S in-store display of fresh pears

M&S 1930s Food Displays

Food retailing between the Wars Read More
Model Ship of the Dead

Ship of the Dead

Made by the Dayak peoples of Borneo to carry souls to the afterlife Read More
M&S Staff welfare pioneer Flora Solomon

M&S Making a Mark - Flora Solomon

Champion of M&S staff welfare Read More
Archive photo of lady wearing an M&S dress

M&S Wartime Utility Clothing

Creative design during the rationing years Read More
Marks and Spencer store, Leeds Briggate, 1934

M&S - Homegrown Expansion in Leeds

Modernisation in Leeds stores from the 1930s Read More
Archive photo of M&S early department store displays

M&S First Department Stores

Transforming the shopping experience from the 1930s onwards Read More
Shop front of M&S Cheshire Oaks Eco Store

M&S Cheshire Oaks Eco Store

From Penny Bazaar to flagship Eco store Read More
Chinese shoes for women with bound feet

Chinese Shoes of Pain

The custom of breaking and binding feet in China Read More
Still from interactive

Enterprise, Industry and Benjamin Gott

Benjamin Gott and the world´s largest woollen mill Read More

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