We are delighted to announce that this year’s Maurice Bond Lecture will be given by Gillian Bull (Director of Freedom of Information Complaints and Compliance at the Information Commissioner’s Office) on the subject of “Access to Information in Turbulent Times”. The lecture will follow the BRA AGM which will be held on 13 November, and further information about booking will be available nearer the time.
We are delighted to announce that the British Records Association has arranged a visit to the Society of Antiquaries and Linnean Society. The visit is open to BRA members and their guests, and will include a tour of the societies’ libraries and archives. Places are strictly limited to 20 and booking is via Eventbrite [link to:https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/visit-to-the-society-of-antiquaries-and-linnean-society-burlington-house-tickets-65250249252]. For further information about this visit please see our Events page.
Booking is now open for a free symposium organised by The National Archives to mark the 150th anniversary of the Historical Manuscripts Commission (HMC), on 14 October. The event (which replaces the conference postponed from 12 June) is open to all, particularly academics, archivists, researchers and those interested in the history of archives over the last 150 years. For further information, and to book a place, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hmc-150-symposium-tickets-67967038241