Brian Smith –obituary

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Friends were saddened to hear of the death of Brian Smith on 2 November 2018. Brian served as Chairman of the Friends of Herefordshire Record Office from 2005 to 2010.…

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HARC events January to June 2019

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HARC is hosting an interesting and varied range of subjects: aerial photography, historic maps, life at the Rotherwas munitions factory, Herefordshire artist James Wathen, using genealogy websites, history of the…

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Monday 11 March: A Munitionette’s View

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Angela Williams will explore aspects of life at the munitions factory at Rotherwas, Hereford, during the First and Second World Wars. Download the poster here. 10:30am - 12:30pm at Herefordshire…

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Integrated online catalogues and indices

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2019 will see the launch of an integrated online catalogue for Herefordshire Archive Service, something many researchers have been waiting a long time to see happen! Congratulations to all staff…

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Herefordshire: A Great Place

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Following a visit by Lauren Rogers, Great Place project manager, we are working to see how this HLF/ Arts Council project can promote collections and facilities at HARC more widely.…

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The future of Herefordshire Archives Service

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In June 2018 Herefordshire Council’s Cabinet (minutes here) decided to outsource its Museum, Library and Archives (MLA) Services via a tendering process to commission the operation of the services from external…

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Local Council Elections 2 May 2019

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Local Council elections on 2 May could see the political balance in the county shift leading to changes in the policy and priorities for MLA services. The timetable indicates that…

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