News and events

December 2013

County
The Home Front: Sussex in the First World War
Sussex Archaeological Society

November 2013

County
Locality and Region Seminar, 3rd December - Faversham charters
‘The Faversham Charters, 1252-1685: what they tell us and what they don’t...’
Our Nottinghamshire
Our Nottinghamshire, for information and discussions on Nottinghamshire's history
Nottinghamshire
Nottinghamshire VCH Workshops for Winter Term 2014
Nottinghamshire VCH Meetings
Nottinghamshire
Derek Knights Memorial Lecture
Domesday Book and the survival of Anglo Saxon Aristocracy
Locality and Region Seminar - Tuesday 19 November
Reclothing the churches: sensory religious re-investment in the early modern English parish church.
Sussex
The 'Perfect World' of the London Square. Talk by Todd Longstaffe-Gowan
Join us at the Westminster History Club for a talk by London's leading garden historian
Middlesex & London

October 2013

County
ANTIQUITY IN A WORLD OF CHANGE
A study day, open to all, to mark the 500th anniversary of the birth of Sir Thomas Smith (1513-77)
Middlesex & London
VCH Hampshire Autumn Newsletter, 2013
Our second newsletter published in Autumn 2013 is attached. Read about the 'bungling Burglar of Basingstoke', the Union Workhouse, Bluecoat School and Basingstoke's exports to South Africa in the late 19th century.
Hampshire
Latest Northamptonshire volume launched
Corby and Great Oakley volume launched at The Cube
Northamptonshire
RESEARCHING THE HISTORY OF OUR HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS
Rights of way in Somerset.
Somerset
Dunster Building Workshop
Workshop on building recording in West Somerset
Somerset
New VCH Short on Eastnor available now
Discover more about Eastnor parish and Castle in this affordable paperback and e-book
Herefordshire
VCH volume for Sunderland goes into production
The VCH history of Sunderland will be published in summer 2014
Durham
Death of stalwart supporter of Durham VCH
We are saddened to hear of the death of Kit Bartram TD, a great supporter of Durham VCH.
Durham
THE BISHOP AND THE BLACK DEATH
Talk by Tom Mayberry on a calamitous event in Somerset’s history
Somerset
83rd Anglo-American Conference
Call for papers

September 2013

County
St Stephen's Chapel, Westminster: Visual and Political Culture, 1292-1941
A partnership between the IHR, the University of York and the Palace of Westminster
Middlesex & London
Locality and Region Seminar, 22nd October "Basing House, Hampshire – Community Archaeology meets Undergraduate field project"
Join us for first seminar of 2013/14
History Walk
Our first history walk
Somerset