… to the website for the NOTTINGHAMSHIRE LOCAL HISTORY ASSOCIATION which was formed in 1953 to bring together people and organisations interested in all aspects of local history in the county.

We publish our magazine The Nottinghamshire Historian twice a year and members receive a free copy. Every issue contains news, articles and reviews. 

We hold bi-annual day-schools covering a wide range of subjects.  The next one will be on Saturday 28th March 2020, at Ravenshead Village Hall.


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We also publish a FREE monthly e-newsletter detailing topical news items and current events at local societies.

The Angel Row Forum takes place in the Local Studies Library on Angel Row in Nottingham and was established as a FREE event for anyone with an active interest in local history. We hold meetings four times each year and the next one will be on Tuesday 5th May 2020 where Dr. Richard Gaunt of the University of Nottingham will talk about political satires and caricatures.

There is an ever-changing and growing News section on the site, where you can follow local, regional and national developments in local history. We also maintain a list of the local history societies in the county, and a calendar of events, as well as a page of useful links. and a list of speakers.

Articles for The Nottinghamshire Historian are always welcome, contributors should contact our editor SARAH SEATON editor@nlha.org.uk

The cost of being a member is only £10 a year, so why not join us today! If you have any events which you would like to be included in the calendar of events then please send details to John Parker, our newsletter editor at newsletter@nlha.org.uk or (see the Contact us page for John’s email and postal addresses).

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