The Worcestershire Historical Society Prize

The Worcestershire Historical Society Prize for WORCESTERSHIRE HISTORY The Worcestershire Historical Society is to award a prize of £100 for the best essay on Worcestershire history in 2017, and in subsequent years.…

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Windows of Worcestershire Photographic Competition

The Worcestershire Local History Forum are inviting submissions for their 2017 photographic competition. This years theme is Windows of Worcestershire. For details download the link below and visit their website…

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Have you got an amazing story in your family tree?

Plum pictures are developing a new series, exploring individual stories of British heroism, adventure, survival, exploration and ingenuity. Importantly, can you think of an object at the centre of this…

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General Register Office launches new indexes

The attached newsletter from Lost Cousins was received by our former chairman Frank Townsend. It contains information from the General Register Office regarding a new index and digital copies of…

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Vote to Digitise Malvern Gazette

Brain Iles  a local historian made an appeal in the local newspaper the Malvern Gazette regarding getting the paper digitised. He suggests that we get in touch with the Newspaper Archive…

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Worcs Archive & Archaeology Service events & newsletter

We have received from Paul Hudson at the Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology details of the latest newsletter and events guides, which may be of interest to our members. They can be reached on…

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