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Official archive of the UK government. Discover our online collections, research guides and educational resources spanning 1,000 years of history
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Experience the court of young Henry VIII.
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National Archives UK Jun 15
Replying to @Darcy_Hazard
If you need to return on another day, use an on site computer terminal to reserve documents for up to a week.
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National Archives UK Jun 15
Today sees the UK cinema release of Documents in our collection chart the trial & imprisonment of and include key prosecution evidence & Wilde's handwritten petitions to the Home Secretary
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National Archives UK Jun 15
The National Archives was illuminated in green last night in remembrance of those who lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire and of those who were affected by it.
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National Archives UK Jun 15
From window smashing campaigns to force feeding, public rallies to police surveillance. Visit 'Suffragettes vs. the State' to discover the militant side of the women's suffrage movement through original records in our collection 100
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FTNA Jun 15
The Friends of the National Archives are delighted to be sponsoring the Summer Lecture Series. More details online, including of the first in the series, to be given by Prof Andy Wood of Durham University on 5th July.
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National Archives UK Jun 14
Day 1 of the ! Check out this photo of the Jules Rimet Trophy after its theft and recovery in 1966.
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National Archives UK Jun 14
How do we know what we think we know about the past? Dr Ian Mortimer explores the importance of avoiding complacency when researching and writing history.
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National Archives UK Jun 14
If you are visiting us today or any Thursday in June, many of our services will be open until 21:00, this includes our reading room, 'Suffragettes vs. the State' exhibition, shop & cafe. Our news story has information on services available
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National Archives UK Jun 14
Only a few days left to apply for the Digital Impact and Communications Officer role in our Sector Development team (deadline: 17 June)!
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National Archives UK Jun 13
At the beginning of the 20th century, the headquarters of the WSPU - the militant branch of the women’s suffrage movement - were constantly vulnerable to police raids:
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National Archives UK Jun 13
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Congrats on the distinction! And good luck with your research on Friday. Some good info here for first time visitors:
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National Archives UK Jun 12
Hope you find it useful
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Sarah Holland Jun 11
On my way to London for and event re collaboration between archives and Higher Education
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National Archives UK Jun 12
Thanks Lise! So pleased you enjoyed it.
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National Archives UK Jun 12
You're welcome! Glad you found it rewarding.
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National Archives UK Jun 12
Replying to @CalumDouglas1
Sounds like productive research
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National Archives UK Jun 11
Our Collection Care department is giving a new lease of life to a set of over 6,500 19th and 20th century moulds of seals:
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National Archives UK Jun 10
is just around the corner. Does your father love spies? This fascinating book delves into espionage files that were long held top secret, revealing spy craft in action
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National Archives UK Jun 9
Imagine being the first person to open a letter written 250 years ago. We're partnering with University of Oldenburg to digitise and catalogue the - 160,000 undelivered letters seized from captured ships in the 17th-19th centuries.
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