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Headline sponsors of DCDC18 announced

We are delighted to announce that Wellcome Collection will be the headline sponsor for DCDC18: Memory and Transformation. Delivered jointly by The...

Tags: archival research, archives, DCDC, research

Workforce development for the archive sector

The National Archives has today launched a workforce development strategy for the archive sector. Independent research consultancy Pye Tait was commissioned...

Tags: archive sector, Archives Unlocked, workforce development strategy

Explore Your Archive, 2018 and beyond

The Archives and Records Association (UK and Ireland) and The National Archives have agreed that, going forward, the Explore Your Archive campaign, as...

Tags: ARA, Archives and Records Association (UK and Ireland), explore your archive

New ‘1920s Britain’ education resource

The National Archives Education online team have today added to their resources with the publication of the new two part themed document collection called...

Tags: 1920s Britain, Britain's domestic history, education

New guidelines for archiving personal data

The National Archives today has published a new set of guidelines for archiving personal data. The rules for handling information about living people...

Tags: Data Protection Act 2018, GDPR, personal data

Updating our Statement of Public Task

The National Archives has published a revised version of our Statement of Public Task. Statements of Public Task are a key part of the transparency...

Tags: PSI, transparency

Archives Revealed awards first Scoping Grants

The first five successful applicants to the Archives Revealed Scoping Grants programme have been announced. The scheme, which is supported by The National...

Tags: archival research, archives, Archives Revealed, Cataloguing, research, scoping

Newly accredited archive services

The UK Archive Service Accreditation Partnership has announced the latest cohort of newly accredited archive services.

Tags: accreditation, Archive Accreditation

Prime Minister’s papers from 1993 released

We have released files from the Prime Minister’s Office and Cabinet Office predominantly covering the year of 1993. The newly released Cabinet...

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Read our annual report and accounts 2017-18

The 15th annual report and accounts for The National Archives are now available online, where you can read about our highlights during 2017-18. This...

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Research priorities at The National Archives

The National Archives has launched five cross-cutting research priorities, as it responds to some of the biggest opportunities and challenges it faces...

Archives Unlocked: Delivering the Vision 2018-19

The National Archives has published Delivering the Vision 2018-19, the annual update on the delivery of Archives Unlocked.

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