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    Archivist's Talk- Style for the Sun: Swimwear at M&S

    Archivist's Talk- Style for the Sun: Swimwear at M&S

    Thursday 18 May

    Get in the holiday spirit by discovering the history of swimwear at M&S

    From knitted woollen costumes in the 1930s to the body-enhancing swimwear of the 1990s, see how the latest innovations and designs have resulted in swimwear that's fashionable and practical.

    Looking at film, documents and original garments, find out how M&S have clothed customers for their holidays since 1926.

    Booking essential. Please call Leeds City Museum on 0113 378 5001 or email city.museum@leeds.gov.uk to book your free place.



    Leeds City Museum
    Millenium Square
    LS2 8BH


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