Celebrating 75 years
In 2024 HALH marks its 75th anniversary and we’re inviting you to join our celebrations by getting involved with Hertfordshire's local history. Find out more and read the first of our anniversary year newsletters here.
HALH Online Winter Lecture Series 2024
Our March lecture ‘George Pritchett: a Victorian architect in Bishops Stortford and elsewhere’ will be given by Christopher Connell on Wednesday 13 March at 19:45pm‘
Read more and book through Eventbrite here
HALH Spring Meeting 2024
Our next Spring Meeting & AGM will take place on Saturday 18 May 2024 at Potters Bar. More details to follow.
Preserving Research Data
A short report was given at the 2023 Spring Meeting of discussions between HALH and Herts Archives & Local Studies (HALS) about preserving the work of local historians and local history societies. The report can be viewed here
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NEW HISTORIC ENVIRONMENT RECORD VIEWER
A new digital viewer from Hertfordshire County Council's Historic Environment team gives a map view of archaeological sites, finds and historic monuments within Hertfordshire.
See Historic Environment Record Viewer
HISTORY, LOCAL HISTORY & ARCHAEOLOGY TALKS ONLINE
Combined Hertfordshire Archaeological Societies (CHAS) The Developing story of a Roman town - Venta Icinorum near Norwich 4 March 2024. Details here
The lecture given to CHAS in February 2021, The Havering Hoard, is 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 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
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