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1 hour ago

This just is #Love so we had to tweet it again. In 1576 a 'deafe and dombe' man uses sign language to express his wedding vows by laying his hand upon his heart and then her heart. Acted out here 442 years later for our accreditation presentation on 5 Feb 2018. #Archive30 pic.twitter.com/ETvYLufAZf

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The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland

2 hours ago

The Record Office will be closed from Friday for the Easter weekend. We'll reopen again on Tuesday 23rd April. Wishing all our followers and fans a lovely Easter!

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Past exhibition

Mind Your Manors

8th April 2019 to 1st June 2019

Our next exhibition is 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…

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Latest news

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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Welcome to Our New Website

22nd March 2019

We are delighted you have found us and we hope the site provides the information...

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