Latest News

Here you can access press releases issued by the Archives & Records Association and see where the organisation has appeared in the media.

You can also track latest news from the archives and record keeping sector.

For media queries please contact Jon Elliott, Head of Public Affairs, jon.elliott@archives.org.uk or telephone 07587 635402.

 

Chair and Chief Executive call for nominations to the ARA Board

Friday, 15 February 2013 12:25

 'Please consider standing for the Board'

'...a really good time to invest your time and energy'

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Nominations encouraged for Volunteering Award 2013

Friday, 08 February 2013 13:55

Entries to be submitted by 7 June 2013

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2013 ARA Officers' Day takes place in Birmingham

Friday, 08 February 2013 13:41

Successful day includes news, networking and membership review workshop

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All Party Group publishes 'History for All?'

Sunday, 27 January 2013 13:43


‘Every pupil should have the opportunity to study History should they choose’

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Nancy Edwards is honoured in Chelmsford

Monday, 07 January 2013 17:38

‘A wonderful permanent memorial to an archivist’

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30 years of independent London archival organisations

Thursday, 06 December 2012 17:34

In November 1982 nineteen people, invited by David Mander,  gathered in the former workhouse committee room at Vestry House Museum, Waltham Forest, to explore the foundation of a London Local Government Archivists Group.

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Competencies work welcomed by ARA Board

Wednesday, 21 November 2012 18:05

Caroline Williams has delivered her report on ‘Competencies’ to the ARA; the Board discussed her work at its November meeting.

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Membership review begins

Wednesday, 21 November 2012 17:55

Work has begun on the ARA’s review of its membership structure.

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Call for papers for 2013 ARA Conference

Friday, 09 November 2012 16:03

2013 Conference Theme is 'Accountability, Culture and Ethics' 

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First national 'distance' survey of archive users is published

Friday, 09 November 2012 15:17

First national survey of archive users 'at a distance' gives 'limited but useful feedback'

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National Archives of Ireland to retain statutory independence

Sunday, 04 November 2012 18:35

The Archives and Records Association (UK & Ireland) welcomes the decision of the Irish Government to maintain the statutory independence of the National Archives of Ireland.

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