Discover the Unique Characters of Archives

Archives can often make the past feel distant to us. With the development of technology we lose the personal touch of handwritten documents, unique to their creator. Rather, we now have boxes and boxes of typed words and uniform letters. So, when faced with endless regiments of tidy characters, it’s such a delight to see a glimmer of their personality…

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Becoming Spies of WWII for the Day!

This week we had our first Spies of WWII session here at the Modern Records Centre. We had a group of Year 9 students from Westwood Academy come in to get stuck into our archive activities…

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