News and Events


We'll post details of events, news and training for archivists, archive conservators and records managers in the London area. We'll also post details on Twitter - follow us @ARALondonRegion for the latest news and information.

If you have any events or news you'd like to highlight here then send an email to our Communications Officer or any other committe member with 'News for Website' in the title for it to be added to this page. Alternatively you can tweet us. 

Below are some examples of news we would like to hear about:

  • Reports of training events or conferences you have been to
  • News about items in your care 
  • Upcoming events relevant to the region 
  • Looking for a mentor for Registration? Looking for candidates to mentor? Send us your name and contact details and we can see how we can help



19 June 2018: Working with our audiences


Join the ARA London Region Committee for an evening of case studies exploring the ways in which different professionals have worked with new and existing audiences to grow and promote their collections. Guest Speakers include: Paul Dudman, Archivist, University of East London; Elspeth Miller, Digital Archivist, British Standup Comedy Archive; and Grace Biggins, Digital Archives Manager, UK Leather Archive at Bishopsgate Institute. The evening will conclude with the ARA London Region AGM.

This meeting will be taking place Tuesday 19th June 2018, at Friends House, 173 Euston, London, NW1 2BJ, in Room Elizabeth Fry 1. Please arrive from 6:15pm for a 6:30pm start. There will be tea and coffee available on arrival, and the meeting will finish around 8:30 pm. The event is free, however places must be reserved in advance via the Eventbrite page.

 Please RSVP by booking a place on Eventbrite.

If you have any questions or need any more information, please do get in touch

We look forward to seeing you there!