Category: Report

Reflections from South Yorkshire

Barnsley The Teenage Wildlife project is working with Barnsley Museums and other partners to record the teenage experiences of Barnsley residents from the last 70 years. The project will explore the impact on Eldon Street

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Reflections from Northern Ireland

In the course of the last year I have provided advice and assistance to numerous oral history groups and individual researchers, including a number who were applying for HLF funding for the first time. I

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Reflections from Scotland 2021

In my capacity as OHS regional networker for Scotland, I have dealt with a number of queries this year, relating to advice on funding applications, training, volunteering opportunities, archiving and ethical considerations.  My own work

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Oral history in London 2021

Enquiries: 2021 has been another quiet year for oral history enquiries which may reflect hesitancy around conducting oral histories in person, or perhaps enquiries are seeking advice elsewhere. Islington’s Pride project. I started the year completing work

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Reflections from Wales in 2021

At first it seemed to have been a quiet year – but I’ve probably been too immersed in the redevelopment of the Oral History Society’s website! So if your project is not in this report,

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Network Annual Event 2020

Regional Network Annual Event, 16 – 17 October 2020  By Juliana Vandegrift and Padmini Broomfield In autumn each year, Regional Networkers from across the UK get together for a programme of business meeting, Continuing Professional

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Oral history in Yorkshire in 2020

South Yorkshire (Sam Smith & Michelle Winslow)  This is a limited report due to the Covid-19 situation, oral history training and projects planned at Rotherham Museum and Archives and Elsecar Heritage Centre have been postponed,

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Oral history in Scotland in 2020

by Dr Alison Chand, Scottish Oral History Centre, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow  This year I have dealt with the following queries: January 2020 – Sian Loftus Contacted me on behalf of Aberdeen City Heritage Trust

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