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Find out how to start your research at The National Archives and gain study skills.

Film of the month

Elephants As War Workers

Document of the month

Save your coal for next winter, catalogue reference: INF 13/146 (21)

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Telling Tommies' tales

Get involved in our Key Stage 2 First World War competition.

Tudor revels

Perform a masque for Henry VIII.

Poor Victorian children

What was life like for poor children in the 1840s?