Women enjoying a glass of beer in the saloon of a river steamer, London, 1950.
© NRM / British Transport Films / Science & Society Picture Library
Women onboard a river steamer on the River Thames passing through London towards Hampton Court. The women are employees of Messrs Roberts shoe factory in Leicester, on a works day trip to London. It was common for employers to put on trips for their workers, and special trains were often put on for such excursions. Photograph taken during the making of a British Transport Films production 'Party Travel' of 1950.