Annual conference announcement

The British Records Association's Annual Conference 2023 is a one-day tantalising taste of the rich archival resources on the drinks industry in the UK. It will take place on Thursday 5th October, 9.30-17.30 and will be at The Gallery, 77 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6EL. The conference will cover topics such as: London’s breweries The Brewers’ Company The Brewers’ Society and brewery history The Government and wine (not a lockdown party) The Aberfeldy Distillery The British Beer and Pub Association archives Reactivation of the Brora ...

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New publication – English archives, an historical survey

The British Records Association (BRA) has recently partnered with Liverpool University Press (LUP) in publishing 'English Archives: An Historical Survey' by Richard Olney. The book is now available from LUP and other booksellers. The BRA will be hosting an informal launch event for the book at 6pm on Monday 10th July at The Gallery, 77 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6EJ. The event is open to all, but attendees are asked to register using the link available below. We look forward to welcoming guests to celebrate the book's publication. Register for the event on ...

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Write for our journal ‘Archives’

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Have you recently completed a project using archives? We are looking for submissions to our journal 'Archives' (which is also a perk of being a member of the BRA!). 'Archives' provides accessible and engaging articles that increase understanding of the whereabouts, interpretation and historical significance of archival material of all historical periods. It provides a platform for historians and archivists to share their discoveries and information about the sources they have used for research.  We particularly welcome contributions from those at an early stage of ...

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