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Newly accredited archive services announced

Newly accredited archive services announced

Following a recent Archive Service Accreditation Panel, the UK Archive Service Accreditation Committee is pleased to announce that the following archive service has been awarded accredited status for the first time: St Helens Archive Service All accredited archive...

Seeking new delegates for our User Advisory Group

Would you like to represent the views of archive users and help to improve our services? If you are a regular archive user who would like to get involved at a more strategic level we’d love to hear from you, as we are seeking new voluntary delegates to join our User...

More Prime Minister’s files from 1997 released

More Prime Minister’s files from 1997 released

Today we have released files from the Prime Minister’s Office and Cabinet Office, covering the early months of Tony Blair’s government in 1997. The newly released Cabinet Office files (PREM 49) shed light on a range of subjects both at home and abroad under Blair’s...

£1million funding for archives sector

£1million funding for archives sector

We are delighted to announce that the Archives Revealed funding programme will award £1million to archive services over the next three years. Archives Revealed is a partnership programme between the Wolfson Foundation, The Pilgrim Trust and The National Archives, and...

Play inspired by pauper letters now online

Play inspired by pauper letters now online

The latest collaboration from The National Archives and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama is a play inspired by workhouse pauper letters written by workhouse inmates of the Cardiff Workhouse in the mid-1850s who complained about the conditions. You can...

Essential website maintenance

Essential website maintenance

In order to provide the best experience for our users, we are currently migrating our website to new servers. This is essential maintenance work to ensure that our website runs smoothly. It is possible that some things may not look or work exactly the same as they did...

New member joins The National Archives’ board

New member joins The National Archives’ board

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Rommel Pereira as a new non-executive member to The National Archives’ Board. Rommel will also take up the position of Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee, taking over from Dr Claire Feehily, from 1 May. Rommel, a...

Newly accredited archive services announced

Newly accredited archive services announced

Following a recent panel, the UK Archive Service Accreditation Committee is pleased to announce that the following archive services were awarded Archive Service Accreditation for the first time. Bath Record Office: Archives and Local Studies De Montfort University...

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