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  • Women's History Month 2024

    20th February 2024

    Women historically have been sidelined, marginalised, discriminated against and overlooked both in their daily lives, in the historical record and for their contributions across society. Women’s History Month is a way to highlight these historical failings and reevaluate how the past has been presented, to encourage the stories of women...

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  • Funded CPD: Sickness, Social Reform and the Victorian and Edwardian Post Office

    Multipage Article

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  • British Science Week 2024

    1st February 2024

    Next month we have British Science Week (8-17 March). This year's theme is ‘Time’ – so we thought we would give you some time to see why it is important. An awful lot of human history is the development of science and technology; it could also be argued that a...

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  • Historical Association Annual Conference 2024 in Birmingham

    26th January 2024

    Book your place at Early Bird rates Birmingham – it has been the greenest city in Britain, the industrial heart of a nation, the fastest growing city in the 19th century and a home of the Commonwealth Games. It has a long, sometimes difficult but rich history of diversity, immigration...

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  • Join the Branches and Members Committee!

    17th January 2024

    Are you passionate about representing the diverse views of our members? The Branches and Members Committee is actively seeking new members to contribute to our mission and strategic objectives. Commitment: Attend 3 meetings per year Participate in branch officers meetings Occasional involvement in working groups Benefits: Opportunity for personal and...

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  • Historical anniversaries in 2024

    2nd January 2024

    It’s the start of a new year – what can we expect? As we don’t have a crystal ball we can’t tell you what will happen, but as historians we can tell you about some of the things we will be remembering or marking over 2024. We think there will...

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  • Write Your Own Historical Fiction Competition 2024

    11th December 2023

    Each year we are so impressed by the ever increasing number and standard of entries we receive around such a wide range of historical periods and settings. You can take a look at some of last year’s winning entries here. Unleash the creativity of your pupils through the Write Your Own...

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  • HA Enquiry Toolkit

    Article

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  • Primary History 95: Out now

    Article

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  • Remembrance Day 2023

    17th October 2023

    When the seasons change and the autumn and winter coats come out with a bare lapel space, we are often reminded that Remembrance time is upon us. In this and recent years the reality of war has never been far away from our news feeds. That reality may be overseas...

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