East and South East

History of Advertising Trust

The History of Advertising Trust developed Ad Memoire, a digital reminiscence and activity resource for older people. Using historic advertisements from the 1950s and 1960s to promote reminiscence, share personal memories and enhance well-being.

Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre

The front cover of the Milton Keynes Colouring Book

Image credit: Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre

Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre launched The Milton Keynes Colouring Book, utilising drawings created by the original designers and planners of the new town. The project was funded by Milton Keynes Heritage Association.

Surrey History Centre

A black and white image of a policeman

Image credit: Surrey History Centre

As part of the Pride in Surrey campaign Surrey History Centre created a Pride Podcast featuring the memoirs of Harry Daley, a gay police officer living in Dorking in the 1920s.

University of Sussex Archives

A flower illustration next to a student's lino cut inspired by the image

Image credit: (Right) Robert Thornton, Temple of Flora, The Keep. (Left) Brighton and BACA students

Beyond the Archive‘ is a collaboration involving Sussex University, Brighton Aldridge Community Academy, and visiting artists and curators. Students explored the importance of material research from books and archives and project activities included viewing collections at The Keep and a lino-cutting workshop.

West Sussex Record Office

A postcard showing swimmers in the sea, each annotated in pen with a person's name and the title 'Easter Monday 1908'

Image credit: West Sussex Record Office (ref: PD 1549)

Screen Archive South East and West Sussex Record Office have developed West Sussex Unwrapped, a new collaborative project presenting a multi-media mix of old film footage, photographs, blogs and documents enabling people to delve into the archives virtually.

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