A New History of Worcestershire Place Names.

A new publication from Dr Mike Jenkins - The History of Place Names in England and Worcestershire (Caxton Press) Website: The History of Place Names in England and WorcestershireDr Mike…

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Access to UK Census data

A message to WHLF from:Richard Rodger, FRHS, FAcSS, Professor Emeritus, University of Edinburgh. Dear ChairmanI am contacting you because I believe local and family history societies deserve better access to…

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HIVE update Dec 2020

The HIVE, in Tier 2. "Whilst we are in tier two, the opening days for the Historic Environment Record at the Hive are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, between 1030 and 1330.…

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COVID-19 Update

Covid-19 will disrupt events over coming months, please check society websites for updates. Alcester & Distrist LHS have posted the following announcement, and you can be sure that many if…

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WHLF Photography Competition 2020

The theme of the photo competition this year will be 'What a Fine Doorway!'. Details of the competition rules and how to enter are available from the 'News' Menu above.

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February News Update

A few news items which may be of interest to members Feckenham Forest History Society A new Feckenham Forester magazine is now in the shops, price £3.50, or available from…

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Save the Worcestershire Archives!

Please see the following from The Friends of Worcestershire Archives. Also, please can you forward it to anyone else who may be interested? Save the Worcestershire Archives! Our award winning…

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