Kent County Council, UK

KENT COUNTY COUNCIL, UK Double decker delivers long-term savings “The investment will repay itself within a three to four year timescale.” Guy Mayhew, New Ways of Working Project Manager, Kent County Council Kent County Council’s initiative, the ‘New Ways of Working’,...

Military Archives, Ireland

MILITARY ARCHIVES, IRELAND Ireland’s President Michael D. Higgins officially opened the new Military Archives at Cathal Brugha Barracks in Dublin in 2016, a century after the Easter Rising of 1916. The Military Archives were created as a flagship project, one of seven...

Underground archive, Sweden

ZAKRISDAL, SWEDEN Wartime caverns converted into a modern archive repository in Karlstad Imagine if your workday began by entering a mountain. For archivists at the Värmlandsakiv (Varmland regional archive) in Karlstad, this is their reality. A few times every week,...

Dudley Archives, UK

DUDLEY ARCHIVES, UK Dudley Borough Archives and Local History Centre required a modern, archival facility for its valuable collection, having outgrown its previous home in Mount Pleasant, Coseley. “The old building – a former school – was no longer suitable,” said...

The Keep Brighton, UK

THE KEEP BRIGHTON, UK The Keep Brighton is a world-class centre for archives that opens up access to all the collections of the East Sussex Record Office, the Royal Pavilion and Museums Local History Collections and the internationally significant University of Sussex...