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Leics Record Office @RecordOffice

2 hours ago

Always dignified and tasteful here when #fashion changes as demonstrated by local firm Wolsey. Whether it's 1914 or 1974 we're appropriately attired for any occasion. #Fashion #Archive30 pic.twitter.com/hlU2bVlZrc

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The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland

2 days ago

Did you get the chance to see the Hallaton Bottle Kicking yesterday? Bottle kicking is an old Leicestershire custom, where the villages of Hallaton and Medbourne battle it out to…

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Past exhibition

Mind Your Manors

8th April 2019 to 29th June 2019

Mind Your Manors – a look at the fascinating history of manorial records and how they can help with local and family history research. Our recent project with the National Archives has added Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland to the online Manorial Documents Register so the…

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Latest news

Easter Closure

18th April 2019

Please remember we are closed on Good Friday (19th April), Easter Saturday, Sunday and Monday...

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Friends Annual General Meeting

4th April 2019

The Friends AGM will be held on Wednesday 22nd May 2019 from 7.30-9 pm at...

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Plans for a New Record Office

22nd March 2019

You may be aware that Leicestershire County Council recently approved the capital funds to move...

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