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ARA Eastern Regional Meeting: Disaster Training and AGM, Monday 14th Sept 2015 Essex Record Office
This event is aimed at archivists and conservators and the half day session will available for the morning or afternoon. ARA members: £45, non-members: £55. Spaces are limited. Please note that lunch is not provided.
9.30am: Arrival and Coffee
10 – 1.15: Harwell Practical Salvage and Recovery Training (booked participants only)
1.15 – 1.45: Lunch (please bring a packed lunch) and AGM
1.45–5pm: Harwell Practical Salvage and Recovery Training (booked participants only)
Further details about Essex Record Office and how to get there are at:
The ARA Eastern Regional AGM will be held at Bury Record Office, Suffolk on 15 October 2013
10am: Anthony Smith, Chairman of British Records Association; BRA Report on Records At Risk.
10.50am: Richard Hunt, Archives Manager, Peterborough Archives; The new archive repository at Peterborough.
By 1pm: Close
The BRA report on Records at Risk is particularly relevant to us as the Eastern Region was selected as one of the two regions (the other being London) for this major survey. The full report, summary and findings are available to download from the BRA website at http://www.britishrecordsassociation.org.uk/pages/news.htm