HALH Symposium 2022
Wining and Dining in Hertfordshire
We are pleased to announce details of our programme for the 43rd Annual Symposium which will take place on Saturday 19 November 2022 at Harpenden. Further details here
Retirement of HALH President Dorothy Abel Smith.
At our AGM on Saturday 21 May members marked the retirement of Dorothy Abel Smith who has served two terms (10 years) as President of HALH. We are very grateful to Dorothy for her dedicated work for the Association over this time and look forward to seeing her again at future events. We welcome new President, David Short. More
HALH Award for Personal Achievement presented to Peter Boylan of Braughing
Former Chairman and now Vice President of Braughing Local History Society, Peter Boylan, was awarded the HALH Award for Personal Achievement in Local History in Hertfordshire at this year's Spring Meeting on 21 May. More on this
HALH Constitution 2022
Revisions to our constitution were agreed at the AGM on Saturday 21 May and will now be put forward to the Charity Commission see full statement here
HALH speakers offer talks online
Many of the speakers on the HALH local history speakers list are offering talks online via Zoom. An updated list highlights details of speakers whose talks can be accessed online.
Other news ...
HISTORY, LOCAL HISTORY & ARCHAEOLOGY TALKS ONLINE
Combined Hertfordshire Archaeological Societies (CHAS)
The lecture given by Dr Sophia Adams to the CHAS in February 2021, The Havering Hoard, is now available on YouTube
Hertford Museum online talks
Lockdown Lunchtime - a series of free weekly talks which took place in 2021 - are available on the museum's YouTube channel
The Churches Conservation Trust offers free online lectures which can also be watched after the event. See their Facebook page
The Church Monuments Society offers free online lectures which can be booked via their website
The Society for Church Archaeology offers free evening lectures online and through their YouTube channel. Details on their website
Gresham College hosts free online lectures on a number of different subjects, history included. See their website for details of their new year's programme
BALH LOCAL HISTORY LECTURES
HALH members can receive a discount on the cost of lectures currently being offered by the British Association for Local History. Contact
us for the unique HALH members' discount code.
Details of BALH lectures, webinars and events on their website
Order direct from the UHP website
MA HISTORY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HERTFORDSHIRE
'The impact of global history on everyday lives’. Study full time/part time. More information on the UH website