News and events

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
Now available to view or download:Derbyshire VCH Newsletter Spring 2014
Derbyshire VCH Newsletter Spring 2014
Derbyshire
Now available to view or download:Derbyshire VCH Newsletter Spring 2014
Derbyshire VCH Newsletter Spring 2014
Nottinghamshire
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
VCH Cornwall Bridge Day Report 2014
VCH Cornwall Bridge Day Report 2014
Cornwall
WESTMINSTER HISTORY CLUB: invitation to a talk this Tuesday, 25 March
From Pall Mall to Burlington House: the Royal Academy and its Architectural Settings
Locality and Region Seminar - 25 February 2014
‘Hartslands, Sevenoaks, 1841-1912: a working class ‘village’ within a Kent market town’
Director/General Editor post
Recruiting now
Locality and Region Seminar - 11 February 2014
'New Light on English Surnames: the 'Family Names of the UK' research project at UWE, Bristol'

January 2014

County
Wartime Leicestershire
Representatives from Leicestershire VCH and our Charnwood Roots project are looking forward to attending the history fair at Beaumanor Hall, Woodhouse, Leicestershire on Sunday 23 March, where the theme for the day is Wartime Leicestershire.
Leicestershire
Locality and Region Seminar - 28th January 2014
16th Century Musical and Literary networks in the Parish of St Mary-at-Hill, London - Dr Louise Rayment
VCH lecture at the National Glass Centre
A free public lecture at the National Glass Centre
Durham
Latest Red Book Published
VCH Derbyshire III
Derbyshire