Where was “the empire on which the concrete never set”? Who worked on Houghton Street in 1940? What did LSE do in the Second World War?
Campus tours will run throughout the week of the LSE Festival: Beveridge 2.0, focussed on LSE during the Beveridge years and the Second World War. Join us to find out about the people, places and events which shaped LSE after the First World War.
Tours will start in the Shaw Library during the week and run at the following times:
Monday 19 February 12.05pm
Tuesday 20 February 12.05pm
On the Saturday of the Festival tours will start in the New Academic Building and run at the following times:
Saturday 24 February 10am, 1pm and 4pm
Time: 45 minutes
Twitter hashtags for this event: #LSEBeveridge #LSEFestival
This event is part of the LSE Festival: Beveridge 2.0 running from Monday 19 to Saturday 24 February 2018, with a series of events rethinking the welfare state for the 21st century and the global context.
Find out about the people, places and events of LSE’s hidden history with the LSE History blog: telling the story of LSE.