Update on ARA during Coronavirus Shutdown
This is an update on the ARA services and temporary closure of the ARAOffice during the coronavirus shutdown. For the latest advice and guidancefrom across the sector go to the COVID-19 page.
UPDATE ON ARA SERVICES DURING CORONAVIRUS SHUT-DOWN (for advice and guidance click here)
Following government advice on steps to be taken to limit the spread of COVID-19 the ARA Office in Taunton is now closed until further notice. Our office team are working from home and aim to provide as full a service as possible during the normal working hours of 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday. Revised contact details during this period are as follows:
Lorraine Logan – Membership and Office Administrator
Jean Woodison – Finance Administrator
On the 17 March the ARA announced the cancellation of all its events and activities until the end of May 2020: https://www.archives.org.uk/news/790-ara-statement-on-impact-of-coronavirus-outbreak.html
This situation will be reviewed and updated at the next meeting of the ARA Board which will take place by teleconference on 22 April.
The Archives and Records Association sends it best wishes to all of our members at this difficult time. We will be holding another special #ArchiveHour this week from 8pm on Thursday 26 March to continue the conversation on the impact of coronavirus on the record-keeping sector.
I hope you can join us.