Who were the Aero Girls?

Posted on 25 February 2014

Talk & discussion exploring the mystery behind 20 enigmatic portraits used in Rowntree's 1950s Aero chocolate adverts

Rowntree's Aero advert images c1950, By permission of Nestlé UK

Thursday 13th March 2014
19.00 - 20.30
Rowntree Park Reading Café, Terry Avenue, York, YO23 1JQ

Meet the detectives behind the Aero Girls paintings research project and curators of the recent exhibition as they share their latest discoveries.  

The event includes special guest Virginia Ironside, archive material from the Borthwick Institute and film footage from Yorkshire Film Archive and takes place very appropriately, at the intimate venue of the Rowntree Park Reading Café. 


Tickets, £5
Book online  
Tickets can also be purchased at Explore York Library, Library Square, York. Tel: 01904 552828