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Nazi persecution claim case files released

Today The National Archives releases the final batch of records outlining claims for financial assistance submitted in the mid-1960s by UK victims of Nazi...

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Changes to visitor car park opening times

From Monday 27 March, our visitor car park will open at 08:30 each morning, Monday to Saturday. We are making this change so we can maximise parking...

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Seeking new delegates for the User Advisory Group

Would you like to represent the views of archive users and help to improve The National Archive’s services? If you are a regular archive user then...

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Bridging the Digital Gap project secures funding

The National Archives has received support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to enable it to make a first step towards expanding digital expertise across...

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Domesday loan to Lincoln Castle

One of the earliest surviving public records – Domesday Book – will be loaned to Lincoln Castle as part of a major exhibition for 2017. The...

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Software Developer Higher Apprenticeship: applications open

We have an exciting opportunity for anyone who is looking to develop their skills at one of the world’s leading digital archives.

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Our fees are changing from 1 April 2017

From 1 April 2017 the fees that we charge for research, paper and digital copies of our records, and some other services, will change. We are allowed...

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Changes in the first floor reading rooms

Please be aware that building works are currently taking place on site: we are constructing a versatile new events space on the first floor. These works...

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Queer City project exploring LGBTQ+ heritage now open

Queer City: London Club Culture 1918-1967 opens today in London with a month of tours, entertainment, talks and performances inspired by documents held by The National Archives.

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Works in visitors’ car park

Due to essential electrical works, there will be reduced capacity in our car park from Monday 6 March for two weeks.

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OUTing the Past 2017: A resounding success

On Saturday 11 February, we were proud to host an OUTing the Past: National LGBT History Festival event, exploring LGBTQ+ history that can be found...

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Leadership award for The National Archives director

Last night at an award ceremony at Guildhall in London, Carol Tullo, Director of Information Policy and Services won the Whitehall and Industry Group’s...

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