Coventry Uni Lecture – Fred’s Aeronautics

On 15th April 2017, Chris delivered an eagerly-anticipated lecture at Coventry University, entitled Dr Frederick William Lanchester – A Celebration of Genius. The theme of the talk was Fred’s unsung contribution to British Aeronautics, which was as outstanding in its own right as his contribution to the motor industry. The event was attended by a Read more about Coventry Uni Lecture – Fred’s Aeronautics [… more info]

Thanks Again to the Sponsors!

Now that the second volume of The Lanchester Legacy has gone to print and the pre-orders for the book are rolling in, I wanted to take the opportunity to express my sincere gratitude to the following specialists for their support during my research:- Yoishi Takeda: Author of ‘Lanchester Strategy of Business Management’ www.lanchest.com McKenzie Guppy Read more about Thanks Again to the Sponsors! [… more info]

WANTED: Lanchester Photographs

As Volume II of The Lanchester Legacy Trilogy nears completion, hundreds of photographs are being selected to illustrate the manuscript. If you have any high-quality photographs of Lanchesters that you own (or have owned) then they too could feature in the finished book. If you would like to contribute your Lanchester photographs, please send them Read more about WANTED: Lanchester Photographs [… more info]

Add YOUR Lanchester to the book!

Would you like to see photographs of YOUR Lanchester included in the upcoming Volume II of The Lanchester Legacy? If you have some attractive pictures of your car(s), please get in touch using our Contact forms, or simply send me an email directly with the details. I can’t promise that every car will be included, Read more about Add YOUR Lanchester to the book! [… more info]

Lanchester Trust Scholarship

Demonstrating that the Lanchester Trust has interests in all aspects of Lanchester creativity and invention, the Trustees are pleased to announce the formation of the Lanchester Trust Aeronautical Scholarship whereby Frederick Lanchester’s aeronautical theories are to be studied in depth at Coventry University. Subject: Flight dynamics and stability analysis and validation of Frederick Lanchester’s 1897 Read more about Lanchester Trust Scholarship [… more info]

Chris Clark writes for Oxford University

Chris Clark had already written articles for the Times and Telegraph, as well as motoring journals, but was highly honoured to be asked to write separate biographies on Dr. Frederick Lanchester and George Lanchester for Oxford University’s award-winning Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. The whole work can be purchased, or viewed at public libraries, or seen Read more about Chris Clark writes for Oxford University [… more info]