THE STEERING WHEEL CLUB 1946 – 1988

 

                                    ‘A POTTED HISTORY

 

 

1946;         The Steering Wheel Club opened at No.2A Brick Street, London W1 under the joint ownership of                                         Desmond Scannell & John Morgan. Telephone Numbers were, GROsvenor 2765 changing to HYDE PARK                         9692.

 

 

1956;         John Morgan became the sole owner, Peggy Sandberg became Manageress

 

 

1963;         The Club moved to new premises at 47, Curzon Street, W1. The Postcode became W1E 8UZ, the     telephone                     numbers were HYDE PARK 1700/7566, subsequently changed to 01-493-7566. Ernest Vent was appointed the                   new Manager.

 

 

1979;         The Steering Wheel Club was sold to the David Capstick Consortium

 

 

1988;         Club went into liquidation