News

Filter by

Remove all filters

News

Over £330,000 awarded in grants to archive services

During the COVID-19 pandemic, archives have demonstrated an impressive ability to innovate and engage with archive users. To continue supporting this vital...

Tags: Archives Revealed, Collaborate and Innovate, Funding, The Pilgrim Trust, Wolfson Foundation

Digital preservation project shortlisted for award

We are delighted to announce that our Safeguarding the Nation’s Digital Memory project team has been shortlisted for The Software Sustainability Institute...

Tags: DiAGRAM, Digital Preservation Awards, Safeguarding the Nation’s Digital Memory

DCDC21 Conference: Call for papers

The DCDC21 conference will explore how crisis can act as a catalyst for change within libraries, archives, museums and cultural organisations. It will...

The National Archives now open, offering greater access to our collections

We’re very pleased to be able to welcome visitors back into our reading rooms, offering a limited service to visitors who need access to our collection...

Artwork to commemorate heroes of the Blitz commissioned by Ancestry

Family history experts Ancestry have commissioned 33 artists around the UK to create artwork based on Civil Gallantry Award records held at The National...

Tags: ancestry, blitz, civilian gallantry awards, military

The National Archives welcomes Swedish School onsite at Kew 

We are delighted to announce the commencement of a new strategic collaboration with the Swedish School in London (SSL). The National Archives has...

Tags: education, jeff james, SSL, the Swedish School in London

Tickets now available for Meet the Author series

This autumn, we will be launching Meet the Author, a brand new programme of free online talks with high-profile authors. From raising a queen to cracking...

Tags: events, Meet the Author, online events

Newly accredited archive services announced

The UK Archive Service Accreditation Committee is pleased to announce that the University of Manchester Library was awarded Archive Service Accreditation...

Tags: archive sector, archive service accreditation, Unilever Archives and Records Management, University of Manchester Library

Disruption to web services

We are experiencing an on-going intermittent issue with our website. The issue impacts our online services and in particular our online catalogue, Discovery,...

Tags: digital, discovery, web services

Seeking new delegates for our User Advisory Group

Would you like to represent the views of archive users and help to improve The National Archives' services? If you are a regular archive user then we would...

Tags: academic, archive service, research, User Advisory Group, Volunteers

A message about racial equality from our Chief Executive and Keeper

The National Archives is committed to fairness and equality for all. We do not tolerate racism or any racial injustice. Archives are for everyone because...

Celebrating the contributions of our volunteers

Today marks the beginning of Volunteers’ Week and for the first time, this year we will be honouring the achievements of our volunteers through a series...

Tags: Admiralty Navy Board, Caroline Ottaway-Searle, copyright records, Volunteers, Volunteers' Week 2020

1 2 3 17

Our latest tweets