railrovers-this is the age of the train

Made:
1981
maker:
British Railways
and
Leonard Ripley & Company Limited

Poster, British Railways, Railrovers, Where you like, when you like, from 1 March to 31 October 1981. Photolithograph depicting a British Rail Intercity 125 High Speed Train crossing a viaduct. Inset at bottom right of the poster is a photograph of television personality Jimmy Savile, in a blue tracksuit with the British Rail logo. Accompanying text reads "Ask for details at British Rail stations or travel agents. This is the age of the train". Text at bottom reads "Published by British Railways Board (Central Advertising Service). Printed in Great Britain by Leonard Ripley Ltd P907/281" Format double royal.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1998-11627
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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