Posts from January 2012

  • 26th January 2012
Progress Report

Hello all. We thought it might be time we updated you with some of the things we are currently up to in our bid to get ready for the removal trucks (which arrive in less than two weeks time!). So, here are some photographs to show what we’re currently up to: Mould checking: perhaps one of...

  • 16th January 2012
Volunteers at the History Centre

Over the ten years since opening the History Centre has had many volunteers working on various and numerous tasks. The volunteers have been a cross section of people, including retired, unemployed and students – some people just dropped in to see if they could help! The role of volunteers is hugely beneficial to us as it allows...

  • 5th January 2012
Top 10 Archives… No 1!!

The time has finally come to announce the collection which has made it to the number one spot in the countdown of our most frequently accessed collections. This means that more of our users request to see items from within our wills collections than from within any of our collections. So, the number one spot...

  • 3rd January 2012
New Year, New Name

Happy New Year to all of our readers, we hope you enjoyed the festive season. We are starting 2012 with the announcement of our new service name. We will now be known as Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service as, effective as of now, we have become a joint service which brings together the Worcestershire Record Office...