News and events

April 2014

County
Save the Date: Derbyshire VCH Annual General Meeting - 28 June 2014
Save the Date: Derbyshire VCH Annual General Meeting
Derbyshire
Tibshelf Local History Exhibition - 3 May 2014
Local History Exhibition at St John the Baptist's Church in Tibshelf
Derbyshire
Tibshelf Local History Exhibition - 3 May 2014
Local History Exhibition at St John the Baptist's Church in Tibshelf
Nottinghamshire
Derbyshire Summer Evening Walks Programme 2014 - from 4 June 2014
News about VCH Derbyshire's summer walks programme
Derbyshire
Derbyshire Local History Workshops resume for summer term - from 7 May 2014
All Derbyshire local history research groups continue into the Summer term 2014
Derbyshire
Successful launch of Derbyshire VCH Volume III and Marc Fitch lecture
Our successful book launch and Marc Fitch lecture at Clowne, Derbyshire on 12 April 2014
Derbyshire
London Electoral History, 1700-1850
An exciting new website and database at http://www.londonelectoralhistory.com/
Middlesex & London
Mapping deserted villages - online resource
Beresford and Hurst's deserted villages of England mapped
Historical Association lecture 'What does the Hearth Tax tell us about London on the eve of the Great Fire?'
12th April 2014
Middlesex & London
Minehead's lost towns
Second VCH History Walk
Somerset
Somerset remembers
Somerset during the First World War
Somerset

March 2014

County
Keele Latin and Palaeography Summer School 2014 - 26-31 July
Bookings now open for Keele University's annual Latin and Palaeography Summer School
Staffordshire
Locality and Region Seminar: Tuesday, 25 March
“Indigenous London: Native Travellers at the Heart of Empire” Coll Thrush, University of British Columbia
Garden & Landscape History at the IHR
New MA course now taking applications
Locality and Region Seminar - 11 March 2014
Late medieval heresy and topography revisited: Where did the Lollards live?
VCH Oxfordshire Trust Chalgrove Local History Day 26 April
VCH Oxfordshire Trust Chalgrove Local History Day
Oxfordshire
VCH research features in mayor's lecture evening
Durham VCH editor invited to deliver Mayor of Darlington's lecture
Durham
Masonic records move to Tyne and Wear Archives
VCH plays a part in Phoenix Lodge records move to Tyne and Wear Archives
Durham

February 2014

County
Locality & Region Seminar Podcast
Listen again!
Letters from Nelson and Nine Teapots
Glimpses into the life of Sir Samuel Hood
Somerset