Events and visits are arranged to places of interest to local historians, often not easily accessible to individuals.
BALH publications meet the needs of local historians for background knowledge and for practical advice and guidance about sources and methods.
Members receive both The Local Historian and Local History News four times a year, and have privileged access to conferences, specialist visits and to our wide range of practical handbooks.
The Local Historian contains articles on a very wide range of local history topics, including national overviews and local case-studies, as well as reviews and listings of new publications.
The Local Historian - Volume 44, Number 4 - October 2014Current issue »
Local History News is our quarterly magazine containing topical articles, shorter notes and reports for everyone interested in local history.
Local History News Number 113 Autumn 2014Current issue »
LOCAL HISTORY AND THE FIRST WORLD WAR A new section of the website has been dedicated to the local history of the First World War. It features…
BALH is delighted to announce a new link with the American Association of State and Local History (AASLH). The aim is to share interests and…