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 March 2019: Records Management for the Archivist


Join the ARA London Region Committee for an evening of discussion about Records Management. The evening will provide an opportunity to hear from practitioners working with both archives and records on the topic of, 'Records Management for the Archivist', providing examples of their work to encourage, embed and develop records management in their organisations. Guest speakers include: Margaret Crockett, Freelance Consultant and partner in the Archive-Skills Consultancy Ltd; Fahema Begum, Archivist (V&A Archive and Registry) at Victoria and Albert Museum; and Jon Bushell, Modern Records Archivist at The Royal Society. The evening will conclude with the brief Spring meeting of the ARA London Region Committee.

Location: ING, 8-10 Moorgate, London, EC2R 6DA

Date: Tuesday 19 March 2019

Start: 6:15pm for a 6:30pm start

End: 8pm

The event is free, however places must be reserved in advance via the Eventbrite page. The maximum capacity for this event is 28.