Spring Sale!

Posted on 27th April 2018 by Paul Carter

For Spring we have a special offer on two of BALH’s popular publications.

Remembrance and Community by Kate Tiller examines the history of war memorials and their relevance to the villages and towns where they were sited.  llustrated with colour and black and white photographs, this 56 page guide suggests what to look for in studying local war memorials, identifies sources and ideas for researching their creation and ongoing roles in local life, and it explains how to find out more about those whose names they commemorate. Was £6.95 (£5.00 to BALH members), now £2.50. (P&P £2.00) Buy online

Living the Poor Life is a practical guide by Dr Paul Carter to the Poor Law Union correspondence, c. 1834 to 1871, held at The National Archives. This 26 page illustrated booklet  explains how to access these archives and their relevance to  research on charities, public welfare, social history and genealogy, as well as the Poor Laws. Was £4.99, now £2.00. (P&P:£2.00) Buy online

Special Offer

Buy one copy each of Remembrance and Community and Living the Poor Life for £5.00 to include postage and packing. To order, please contact admin@balh.org.uk or telephone 01625 664524 or write to:BALH Head Office, 68 Chestergate, Macclesfield SK11 6DY. Cheques payable to BALH.