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The Record Office is CLOSED until further notice

Owing to the current national lockdown, we regret that the Record Office will remain closed until further notice. This message will be updated when circumstances change. We will continue to be able to help by email or via 'Contact' above and look forward to welcoming visitors back as soon as possible.

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We love #DrWho too, but hope these were not 'rescued from the archives'! The #archives kept them safe so they could be enjoyed today. Looking forward to it: the world just isn't scary enough...

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Collecting the Crisis

31st March 2020 to 31st July 2020

Just like any other national event - such as a general election or the late referendum on membership of the EU - we need to collect material which will reflect the local impact and response. Therefore we are asking YOU to assist us in amassing…

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Latest news

Record Office open again!

7th December 2020

The Record Office will reopen on Tuesday 8 December 2020. Visits will still need to...

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Record Office to reopen on 13th October

5th October 2020

The Record Office will reopen on Tuesday 13 October 2020. Under latest government guidance it...

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Thomas Cook Comes Home

13th January 2020

When international travel company Thomas Cook collapsed in September 2019 an outcry about the fate...

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