News and events

March 2014

County
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
Latest Red Book Published
VCH Derbyshire III
Nottinghamshire

December 2013

County
Locality and Region Seminar, 14 January 2014: ‘Martir, Mayde and Kynge’, and Midwife? Region and Nation in the Cult of St Edmund of East Anglia
Locality and Region Seminar, 14 January 2014
Locality and Region Seminar: Tuesday, 17 December
Locality and Region Seminar, 17 December, 2013
Fan mail about Sunderland: Building a City !
"I couldn't put the book down", says a reader
Durham
Charnwood Roots – Volunteers needed!
The Charnwood Roots oral history projects are about to commence and we need volunteers to help.
Leicestershire
VCH Somerset 2nd newsletter
Autumn Winter 2013 newsletter
Somerset
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...’