Student Testimonials – IHR London Summer School 2023: Secret London

Student Testimonials – IHR London Summer School 2023: Secret London

On 10 – 14 July 2023, we hosted our annual Summer School, this year themed around Secret London. The Summer School offered a unique opportunity to explore London’s stories and historic places, and provided students with access to the brilliant London collections in...
IHR London Summer School 2023: Secret London

IHR London Summer School 2023: Secret London

This blog post was written by Justin Colson, Senior Lecturer in Urban and Digital History in the IHR’s Centre for the History of People, Place and Community. The IHR’s second annual summer school ran for the full week of 10 to 14 July 2023. Participants came...
IHR Event Highlights: the year so far

IHR Event Highlights: the year so far

IHR Director, Claire Langhamer, reflects on some recent IHR event and seminar highlights. Since January we have been involved in, and hosted, very many events, many of which are collaborative in nature. Here I want to pull out some particular highlights, from the last...
Get to Know Medieval Londoners – New Crowdsourced Research

Get to Know Medieval Londoners – New Crowdsourced Research

Learn about the exciting Medieval Londoners project in this guest blog from Grace Campagna—and discover how you can get involved through Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine’s Transcription Tuesday event on 31 January, 2023. Technological advances are altering the way...
Application Time for Curriers’ Company London History Essay Prize

Application Time for Curriers’ Company London History Essay Prize

This blog post was written by Ian Stone, a historian and former winner of the Curriers’ Prize, who now represents the Curriers’ Company on the Prize panel. The Curriers’ Company London History Essay Prize was instituted in 2014 by Dr Donald Adamson. The...