Collections in Focus: Chamber Pot Trophy 1949 Football trophy in the shape of a chamber pot. 1986.3034. In case it’s not in your calendar, today is World Toilet Day 2020. It’s an unofficial United Nations observance day that aims to get you thinking about the 4.2 billion people around the world who live without safely managed […]

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Collections in Focus: POW Toothbrush G Street was a Prisoner of War during World War Two. Captured by the Japanese, he was imprisoned in Changi Jail, Singapore, from 15 February 1942 to 16 October 1945. Street was among 50,000 Allied soldiers, predominantly British and Australian, who were imprisoned at Changi. Conditions in Changi were poor. […]

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