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Information on visiting The Record Office from 11th October 2021

Our opening hours have returned to normal, except we are closed 12.30 - 13.30 for cleaning and ventilation. Searchroom capacity has been increased and there is now no need to book. The health and wellbeing of visitors and staff remain our key priority and we continue to encourage social distancing and the wearing of face coverings. Please see 'Visit Us' for more details, including opening hours. We look forward to welcoming back more visitors.

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Leics Record Office @RecordOffice

6 days ago

Seriously though ... two years ago today we heard we'd been awarded the #ThomasCook archive. Now we're getting the catalogue online, giving talks and have big plans for the future! #ExploreYourArchive #WatchThisSpace pic.twitter.com/p7wp0Vqagv

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Collecting the Crisis

21st January 2021 to 21st June 2021

Last year we asked you to record and collect information relating to the Coronavirus Crisis. Here we are in a new year and the need to document the local situation remains as high as ever. We are renewing our request to assist us in amassing…

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Latest news

New Archive Card System in 2022

11th November 2021

PLEASE NOTE:  if your CARN ticket has expired you will need to bring some form...

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New procedures and gradual easing of restrictions

30th July 2021

While we are pleased to be able to lift some of our Covid safety measures,...

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Record Office to re-open on 20th April

6th April 2021

The Record Office will re-open on Tuesday 20th April 2021. In accordance with the latest...

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