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Current Archaeology Awards

Voting has now opened for the 11th annual Current Archaeology Awards, which celebrate the projects and publications that made the pages of the magazine over the past 12 months, and the people judged to have made outstanding...

Monday 11 February 2019


Dales Archaeology Day 30 March

The Dales Archaeology Day will be held on Saturday 30th March 2019 at the Richard Whiteley Theatre at Giggleswick School (10am-4pm). As with previous day schools, there will be book stalls, poster displays and refreshments (but will not...

Sunday 03 February 2019


The Wensleydale Dairy Days project

MIDDLEHAM AND THE DALES LOCAL HISTORY GROUP The Wensleydale Dairy Days project Dr Karen Griffiths is currently running a Heritage Lottery/Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority-funded project researching and sharing the story of...

Friday 01 February 2019


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President's Blog

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography - new website launched

The new ODNB site is launched, with new entries. You can find it here, and Sir David Cannadine's introduction here. It's a subscriber service, though everyone should be able to access it free via their local...

Friday 27 April 2018


Consultation about North Yorkshire Archives

Kirsty sent me news of the consultation about North Yorkshire Record Office. I urge members, especially those of us who use and love archives, to respond to this. The online survey is here. Being a Grade A cynic, however, this made me jittery....

Sunday 22 April 2018


In memory of Gordon Forster

The University of Leeds along with the editors of Northern History, the journal so closely associated with Gordon, have announced their plans to commemorate his life's work. An obituary by Simon Green appears in the recent issue,...

Sunday 22 April 2018


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