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www.balh.co.uk

Visits to the Website796
Overview

'Organises regular guided visits to archives, libraries, museums and other places of interest; arranges regular conferences in London and the regions; commissions a prestigious annual lecture; offers benefits to society members, including access to events at the members' rate ...'

Views of 'Full' Record1422

www.open-lectures.co.uk/local-history-federations/

Visits to the Website788
Overview

Member Societies. Alert 'This charity was registered on 24 Jan 1967, It was removed from the register on 12 Jan 2017. Reason for removal: Ceased to exist.' [Charity Commission for England and Wales]

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www.bedfordshire-lha.org.uk/memsociety.html

Visits to the Website780
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'We organise a variety of events such as walks, lectures, visits, workshops, exhibitions and conferences throughout the county as well as publishing our newsletter, History in Bedfordshire, several times a year.'

Views of 'Full' Record943

www.blha.org.uk/cms/member-societies/

Visits to the Website795
Overview

'The Berkshire Local History Association (BLHA) was founded in 1976, to encourage Local History Research and interest in the county, both pre- and post the 1974 boundary changes. It provides a common meeting ground for individual members, the various local history societies and groups within the county, and the professionals who work in archives, libraries, museums and education.'

Views of 'Full' Record1044

www.calh.org.uk

Visits to the Website748
Overview

'One of our aims is to provide an umbrella service for all the local, family and social history societies, groups and clubs in the old county of Cambridgeshire. Additionally, we also act as a central information hub taking in all the latest news of events or what is happening or affecting the history community both locally and nationally and disseminating that information out to the 90 plus history based societies, groups and clubs via our various networking facilities.'

Views of 'Full' Record1480

www.ceredigionlhf.org.uk

Visits to the Website887
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'Arranges open meetings, usually a couple of times a year, with guests who speak on a range of interesting topics. The meetings give members from different organisations an opportunity to meet and talk face-to-face and to exchange ideas and experiences.'

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www.cheshirehistory.org.uk/events-diary.html

Visits to the Website774
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'Information about the various meetings around the county can be found by clicking on the appropriate society on the Members page.' (The Association itself also has a Programme of Events.)

Views of 'Full' Record1653

www.clhf.org.uk

Visits to the Website788
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'The Federation publishes an events diary three times per year and distributes this through members. The latest diary can be viewed or downloaded. Most events are open to non-members for a small charge, but it is wise to check, especially on visits which may have a limit on numbers.'

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www.devonhistorysociety.org.uk

Visits to the Website1734
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'The Devon History Society aims to promote the study and recording of the history of Devon, and is open to all those interested in its many aspects. Its members range from enthusiastic amateurs to senior academic historians.'

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www.fuls.org.uk

Visits to the Website616
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‘The Federation was set up to promote and assist with the study and recording of the history, antiquities and folk-life of Ulster, to develop communication and co-operation between local historical groups and between these groups and relevant statutory and voluntary organisations ... There are separate pages for Federation Events and Societies Events. Societies are encouraged to submit their annual programmes for display.‘

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www.federation-norfolk.co.uk

Visits to the Website685
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'The Federation exists to help co-ordinate activities between societies and to enable the sharing of information. One of the principal activities of the Federation is the publication of a six monthly diary of talks, events and other related information about what is going on in the county of Norfolk. The diary now contains listings of most of the Society talks for the coming year.'

Also indexedFederation of Norfolk Historical and Archaeological Societies
Views of 'Full' Record970

www.gloshistory.org.uk

Visits to the Website696
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'The Gloucestershire Local History Association includes representatives from many local history societies in the county, the county record office and local studies centres, and meets quarterly to discuss matters relating to local history in Gloucestershire. Details of events organised by the Association and member organisations may be found here. A list of local history speakers, links to local history organisations in the County, guidance on computing matters, and other useful resources are available ...'

Views of 'Full' Record1035

www.heritagelincolnshire.org

Visits to the Website865
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Summary of events being held in the County.

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www.halh.org.uk

Visits to the Website792
Overview

'There is a local history society in most towns and many villages in Hertfordshire, reflecting the widespread interest in this fascinating topic. Their activities range from programmes of talks and events to major research work and publication. If you want to find out more about where you live in Hertfordshire, or to get involved in local history activity, then click ... to find your nearest society.'

Views of 'Full' Record976

www.kenthistoryfederation.org

Visits to the Website879
Overview

Combined calendar of events, plus access to details of some 120 local societies and related organizations.

Views of 'Full' Record1705

www.lancashirehistory.org

Visits to the Website931
Overview

Details of 'local history, family history, industrial archaeology and archaeological societies affiliated to the Federation'.

Views of 'Full' Record1251

www.open-lectures.co.uk/local-history-federations/

Visits to the Website1075
Overview

Page providing 'an at-a-glance calendar of events organised by our member societies; the events are listed by date'. Alert Website not accessible.

Views of 'Full' Record1152

nlha.org.uk

Visits to the Website716
Overview

'This is a fairly up to date list of local history societies in the county — the date in brackets at the end of the entry is when we received the latest information. All of them arrange lectures and visits, details of which can be obtained from the contact given, although some activities will be listed in the diary of events on this site.'

Views of 'Full' Record1009

www.olha.org.uk

Visits to the Website682
Overview

'The Oxfordshire Local History Association (OLHA) is for everyone interested in the history of our county. We foster and promote the study and publication of local history and act as an umbrella organisation for local history groups, of which there are more than 80 in Oxfordshire.'

Views of 'Full' Record1146

www.rlhf.info

Visits to the Website767
Overview

'The Renfrewshire Local History Forum was formed in 1988 to act as an umbrella organization, bringing together all the societies in the county which have an interest in history or heritage. The Forum acts as a link between the various societies by publishing newsletters and giving details of events which might be of interest.'

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www.slhf.org

Visits to the Website790
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Brief details of local society events submitted to the Forum.

Views of 'Full' Record1557

www.slha.org.uk

Visits to the Website1448
Overview

Composite list of lectures and related events across the County.

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www.sanhs.org

Visits to the Website1267
Overview'The Society caters for the needs of the naturalist, archaeologist and historian by arranging a comprehensive programme of lectures, excursions, excavations, field meetings, and social gatherings and enables members of similar interests to meet and exchange ideas. The Society continues to be the only organisation of its kind covering the whole of the historic County of Somerset.'
Views of 'Full' Record1886

staffordshireheritage.weebly.com

Visits to the Website802
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'We are an umbrella group for all the local history, genealogy and archaeology groups within Staffordshire ... There’s a great selection of fantastic heritage based events throughout Staffordshire ...'

Views of 'Full' Record1336

www.victoriacountyhistory.ac.uk

Visits to the Website1210
Overview

‘Founded in 1899 and originally dedicated to Queen Victoria, the VCH is an encyclopaedic record of England's places and people from earliest times to the present day. Based at the Institute of Historical Research in the University of London since 1933, the VCH is written by historians working in counties across England and is without doubt the greatest publishing project in English local history.’

Views of 'Full' Record1183

www.wlhf.org.uk

Visits to the Website853
Overview

Details of some 60 or so organizations active in the County, the majority affiliated to the Forum.

Views of 'Full' Record1436

www.wlsf.org.uk

Visits to the Website614
Overview

'The WLSF aims to promote and encourage local studies in the area by organizing exhibitions, day events and conferences, working with other organisations to widen access to resources and by publishing bi-annual leaflets to advertise the interests and meetings of member societies ... The events, meetings and organisations advertised on these pages are an indication of the popularity of local history in the Telford and Wrekin area. The calendar this year is fuller than ever before, but we know there are more groups and societies out there that are not part of the WLSF.'

Also indexedTelford & Wrekin Council
Views of 'Full' Record933

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  1. Aberdeen City
  2. Aberdeenshire
  3. Abergavenny
  4. Aberystwyth
  5. Abingdon
  6. Accrington
  7. Alcester
  8. Aldeburgh
  9. Alfreton
  10. Alnwick
  11. Altrincham
  12. Amersham
  13. Ammanford
  14. Andover
  15. Angus
  16. Antrim Newtownabbey
  17. Ards North Down
  18. Armagh Banbridge Craigavon
  19. Arnold
  20. Arundel
  21. Ashbourne
  22. Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  23. Ashford (Kent)
  24. Ashton-Under-Lyne
  25. Aylesbury
  26. Aylsham
  27. Bakewell
  28. Banbury
  29. Bangor
  30. Banstead
  31. Barking Dagenham
  32. Barnet
  33. Barnsley
  34. Barnstaple
  35. Basildon
  36. Basingstoke
  37. Bath
  38. Beaconsfield
  39. Bebington
  40. Beccles
  41. Beckenham
  42. Bedford
  43. Berkhamsted
  44. Berwick-upon-Tweed
  45. Beverley
  46. Bexley
  47. Bicester
  48. Bideford
  49. Biggleswade
  50. Billericay
  51. Birkenhead
  52. Birmingham
  53. Bishop Auckland
  54. Bishop's Stortford
  55. Blackburn
  56. Blackpool
  57. Blaenau Gwent
  58. Blandford Forum
  59. Bognor Regis
  60. Bolton
  61. Boston
  62. Bournemouth
  63. Brackley
  64. Bracknell
  65. Bradford
  66. Braintree
  67. Brecon
  68. Brent (London)
  69. Brentwood
  70. Bridgend
  71. Bridgwater
  72. Bridlington
  73. Brighton Hove
  74. Bristol
  75. Broadstairs
  76. Bromley
  77. Bromsgrove
  78. Buckingham
  79. Bude
  80. Burnley
  81. Burton-upon-Trent
  82. Bury
  83. Bury St Edmunds
  84. Buxton
  85. Caerphilly
  86. Camborne
  87. Cambridge
  88. Camden
  89. Cannock
  90. Canterbury
  91. Cardiff
  92. Carlisle
  93. Carmarthen
  94. Causeway Coast Glens
  95. Ceredigion
  96. Chard
  97. Chelmsford
  98. Cheltenham
  99. Chepstow
  100. Chesham
  101. Cheshire East
  102. Cheshire West & Chester
  103. Cheshunt
  104. Chester
  105. Chester (City)
  106. Chester-le-Street
  107. Chesterfield
  108. Chichester
  109. Chippenham
  110. Chipping Campden
  111. Chipping Norton
  112. Christchurch
  113. Cirencester
  114. City of Aberdeen
  115. City of Belfast
  116. City of Dundee
  117. City of Edinburgh
  118. City of Glasgow
  119. City of London
  120. Clackmannanshire
  121. Clacton on Sea
  122. Clevedon
  123. Clitheroe
  124. Colchester
  125. Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  126. Congleton
  127. Conwy
  128. Corby
  129. Cornwall
  130. County Durham
  131. County of Herefordshire
  132. Coventry
  133. Cranleigh
  134. Crawley
  135. Crediton
  136. Crewe
  137. Crieff
  138. Cromer
  139. Crosby
  140. Croydon
  141. Darlington
  142. Dartford
  143. Dartmouth
  144. Daventry
  145. Deal
  146. Derby
  147. Derry City Strabane
  148. Dewsbury
  149. Didcot
  150. Diss
  151. Doncaster
  152. Dorking
  153. Dudley
  154. Dumfries
  155. Dundee City
  156. Dunfermline
  157. Dunstable
  158. Durham
  159. Ealing
  160. East Ayrshire
  161. East Dunbartonshire
  162. East Lothian
  163. East Renfrewshire
  164. Eastbourne
  165. Edinburgh
  166. Ellesmere Port
  167. Ely
  168. Enfield
  169. Evesham
  170. Exeter
  171. Exmouth
  172. Fakenham
  173. Falkirk
  174. Falmouth
  175. Fareham
  176. Farnborough
  177. Farnham
  178. Felixstowe
  179. Fermanagh Omagh
  180. Flintshire
  181. Folkestone
  182. Framlingham
  183. Frome
  184. Gainsborough
  185. Galashiels
  186. Gateshead
  187. Gillingham (Dorset)
  188. Gillingham (Kent)
  189. Glasgow
  190. Glossop
  191. Gloucester
  192. Godalming
  193. Goole
  194. Gosport
  195. Grantham
  196. Gravesend
  197. Grays
  198. Great Malvern
  199. Greenwich
  200. Grimsby
  201. Guildford
  202. Gwynedd
  203. Hackney
  204. Halesworth
  205. Halifax
  206. Hammersmith Fulham
  207. Hampstead
  208. Haringey
  209. Harlow
  210. Harpenden
  211. Harrogate
  212. Harrow
  213. Hartlepool
  214. Haslemere
  215. Hastings
  216. Hatfield
  217. Havant
  218. Haverhill
  219. Havering
  220. Hawick
  221. Hay-on-Wye
  222. Haywards Heath
  223. Hebden Bridge
  224. Helensburgh
  225. Hemel Hempstead
  226. Henley-on-Thames
  227. Hereford
  228. Hertford
  229. Hexham
  230. High Wycombe
  231. Highland
  232. Hillingdon
  233. Hinckley
  234. Hitchin
  235. Holborn
  236. Horsham
  237. Hounslow
  238. Hoylake
  239. Huddersfield
  240. Huntingdon
  241. Ilkeston
  242. Ilkley
  243. Inverclyde
  244. Inverness
  245. Ipswich
  246. Isle of Anglesey
  247. Isle of Islay
  248. Isle of Man
  249. Isle of Wight
  250. Islington
  251. Keighley
  252. Kelso
  253. Kendal
  254. Kensington & Chelsea
  255. Kensington Chelsea
  256. Keswick
  257. Kettering
  258. Kidderminster
  259. Kingston upon Hull
  260. Kingston-upon-Thames
  261. King’s Lynn
  262. Kirkcaldy
  263. Lambeth
  264. Lancaster
  265. Leatherhead
  266. Ledbury
  267. Leeds
  268. Leek
  269. Leicester
  270. Leighton Buzzard
  271. Letchworth Garden City
  272. Lewes
  273. Lewisham
  274. Lichfield
  275. Lincoln
  276. Lisburn Castlereagh
  277. Liskeard
  278. Liverpool
  279. Llandrindod Wells
  280. Llanelli
  281. Llangollen
  282. Long Eaton
  283. Loughborough
  284. Louth
  285. Lowestoft
  286. Ludlow
  287. Luton
  288. Lydney
  289. Lymington
  290. Lytham St Annes
  291. Macclesfield
  292. Maidenhead
  293. Maidstone
  294. Malmesbury
  295. Malton
  296. Manchester
  297. Mansfield
  298. March
  299. Market Harborough
  300. Marlborough
  301. Marlow
  302. Matlock
  303. Melbourne
  304. Melton Mowbray
  305. Merthyr Tydfil
  306. Merton
  307. Mid East Antrim
  308. Mid Ulster
  309. Middlesbrough
  310. Midlothian
  311. Milton Keynes
  312. Minehead
  313. Monmouth
  314. Moray
  315. Morpeth
  316. Neath Port Talbot
  317. New Forest
  318. Newark-on-Trent
  319. Newbury
  320. Newcastle upon Tyne
  321. Newham
  322. Newport (Wales)
  323. Newry Mourne Down
  324. Newton Abbot
  325. Newton Stewart
  326. Newtown
  327. North Ayrshire
  328. North Lanarkshire
  329. Northallerton
  330. Northampton
  331. Northumberland
  332. Northwich
  333. Norwich
  334. Nottingham
  335. Nuneaton
  336. Oakham
  337. Oban
  338. Okehampton
  339. Oldham
  340. Olney
  341. Orkney
  342. Ormskirk
  343. Orpington
  344. Otley
  345. Oundle
  346. Oxford
  347. Paignton
  348. Peebles
  349. Pembrokeshire
  350. Penrith
  351. Penzance
  352. Perth
  353. Peterborough
  354. Petersfield
  355. Pitlochry
  356. Plymouth
  357. Pontefract
  358. Poole
  359. Portsmouth
  360. Preston
  361. Prestwich
  362. Rayleigh
  363. Reading
  364. Redbridge
  365. Redcar
  366. Redditch
  367. Reigate
  368. Renfrewshire
  369. Rhondda Cynon Taf
  370. Rhyl
  371. Richmond
  372. Richmond upon Thames
  373. Richmond-upon-Thames
  374. Rickmansworth
  375. Ripon
  376. Rochdale
  377. Romsey
  378. Ross-on-Wye
  379. Rotherham
  380. Royal Leamington Spa
  381. Royal Tunbridge Wells
  382. Rugby
  383. Ruthin
  384. Sale
  385. Salford
  386. Salisbury
  387. Sandbach
  388. Scarborough
  389. Scunthorpe
  390. Sefton
  391. Selby
  392. Selly Oak
  393. Sevenoaks
  394. Sheffield
  395. Sherborne
  396. Shetland Islands
  397. Shrewsbury
  398. Shropshire
  399. Sidmouth
  400. Skipton
  401. Solihull
  402. South Ayrshire
  403. South Lakeland
  404. South Lanarkshire
  405. South Oxfordshire
  406. South Shields
  407. Southampton
  408. Southend-on-Sea
  409. Southport
  410. Southwark
  411. Southwell
  412. Spalding
  413. St Albans
  414. St Andrews
  415. St Austell
  416. St Helens
  417. St Ives
  418. Stafford
  419. Staines-upon-Thames
  420. Stamford
  421. Stevenage
  422. Stirling
  423. Stockport
  424. Stockton-on-Tees
  425. Stoke-on-Trent
  426. Stow-on-the-Wold
  427. Stowmarket
  428. Stratford-on-Avon
  429. Stroud
  430. Sudbury
  431. Sunderland
  432. Sutton (London)
  433. Sutton Coldfield
  434. Swaffham
  435. Swanage
  436. Swansea
  437. Swindon
  438. Tamworth
  439. Taunton
  440. Taunton Deane
  441. Tavistock
  442. Teignmouth
  443. Telford
  444. Tenterden
  445. Tewkesbury
  446. Thame
  447. The City
  448. Thornbury
  449. Tiverton
  450. Torfaen
  451. Torquay
  452. Totnes
  453. Towcester
  454. Tower Hamlets
  455. Trowbridge
  456. Truro
  457. Ullapool
  458. Ulverston
  459. Uppingham
  460. Vale of Glamorgan
  461. Wadebridge
  462. Wakefield
  463. Wallasey
  464. Wallsend
  465. Walsall
  466. Waltham Forest
  467. Walton-on-Thames
  468. Wandsworth
  469. Warrington
  470. Warwick
  471. Watford
  472. Wellingborough
  473. Wells
  474. Wells (City)
  475. Welwyn Garden City
  476. West Bridgford
  477. West Bromwich
  478. West Dorset
  479. West Lothian
  480. Westminster
  481. Weston-Super-Mare
  482. Weymouth
  483. Whitehaven
  484. Wigan
  485. Wigston
  486. Wilmslow
  487. Wiltshire
  488. Wimborne Minster
  489. Winchester
  490. Windsor
  491. Wisbech
  492. Witney
  493. Woking
  494. Wolverhampton
  495. Woodbridge
  496. Worcester
  497. Workington
  498. Worksop
  499. Worthing
  500. Wrexham
  501. Yate
  502. Yeovil
  503. York (City)