Professor Alyson Brown’s research on inter-war motor bandits features in the Christmas 2017 issue of the BBC’s History magazine, which is the biggest selling popular history magazine in Britain.

“In the 1920s and 30s, the press glorified in tales of bank raids, prison breaks and high-speed getaways p[perpetrated on both sides of the Atlantic. Alyson Brown reveals how a homegrown pair of celebrity-gangsters thrilled-and scandalised – Middle England.”