Who Do You Think You Are? Live

Who Do You Think You Are? Live

Our speakers' handouts from the show are now available online

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Internet Sites for Local Historians

Internet Sites for Local Historians

The revised reprint of this popular guide to local history resources on the Internet limited stock.

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Internet Sites for Local Historians

Internet Sites for Local Historians

Available to order online, £8 for members (£10 for non-members)

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Promoting local history

Promoting local history

Our purpose is to encourage and assist the study of Local History as an academic discipline and as a rewarding leisure pursuit for both individuals and groups.

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Promoting local history

Promoting local history

Our purpose is to encourage and assist the study of Local History as an academic discipline and as a rewarding leisure pursuit for both individuals and groups.

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Events

Events include our annual Local History Day, regional conferences, and activities around the country planned jointly with other organisations. Visits are arranged to places of interest to local historians, often not easily accessible to individuals.

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Resources

BALH aims to encourage interest and enthusiasm for local history amongst learners of all ages, and to share best practice, knowledge and skills. Our publications meet the needs of local historians for background information, and for practical advice and guidance about sources and methods.

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Members receive The Local Historian, Local History News and the E-Newsletter four times a year, and have privileged access to conferences, specialist visits, and to the Discussion Forum and additional resources in the  'Members Only' area of this website.

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The Local Historian

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.

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Current Issue:

The Local Historian - Volume 47 Number 2 - April 2017

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Local History News

Local History News is our quarterly magazine containing topical articles, shorter notes and reports for everyone interested in local history.
 

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Current Issue:

Local History News Number 123 Spring 2017

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Latest News

Have online family history sites impacted archives?

David Thomas from Northumbria University is conducting some research into the impact which the major commercial online family history sites have…

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Who Do You Think You Are? Live 2017

It's not long now until the big family and local history event of the year, Who Do You Think You Are Live? at the NEC in Birmingham. The BALH…

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