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56a Infoshop Archive
56a Infoshop is a radical social centre in South London that has been running as a non-profit, volunteer space since ...
Archive of Anglo-Saxon Pottery Stamps
The Archive of Anglo-Saxon Pottery Stamps covers the period usually referred to as ‘Pagan Saxon’, but in fact stamps continue ...
The Barnet & District Local History runs the Barnet Museum at 31 Wood Street, Chipping Barnet. Objects and archives have ...
Battersea Arts Centre Archive
Battersea Arts Centre digital archive is a freely accessible website which combines materials from our building’s time as Battersea Town Hall ...
Brentham Garden Suburb
The Brentham Archive is the most comprehensive collection in existence of material relating to the history and architecture of Brentham ...
Brick Lane Archive: Our Brick Lane
‘Our Brick Lane’ is a project working with young people from the Brick Lane area to record Oral histories of ...
British Chinese Food Culture
Food, is international as well as very cultural, it reaches our hearts through the stomachs and get our attentions by ...
Chinese Lives: the Chinese in Newham
Chinese Lives is the story of Newham Chinese residents, their history, their experiences and their contribution to Newham culture. There are ...
Chinese Oral History Project
The Chinese Oral History Project, which is supported by Heritage Lottery Fund, has been organised by the Chinese Mental Health Association (CMHA) since October ...
Crystal Palace Foundation
The Crystal Palace Foundation was created in July 1979 and has been a Registered Charity since October 1982 (Reg. No. ...
Downham Reminiscence Group
The Downham Reminiscence Group was established in 1986 by a former Mayor of Lewisham, to coincide with the Downham Estate’s ...
East London Mosque Archive
Records of Muslim community and institutional development since 1911. Archives include minutes books, correspondence With public bodies, interfaith work from ...
East London Peoples Archive (Hidden Histories)
Eastside Community Heritage was established in 1993 as part of the Stratford City Challenge community history project. In 1997 Eastside ...
East West Festive Cultures
How do traditional Chinese festivals differ from their British counterparts and why? This project was studying the similarities and differences ...
Exploring 20th c. London
Exploring 20th Century London Discover your own ‘story of London’ through the thousands of objects brought to you by nineteen London museums, ...
Fitzrovia Community Newspaper Archive
This is a digital and paper archive of all printed editions of community newspapers published in the London neighbourhood of ...
H. S. Bodey Quixpede Cycles Ltd
Archives of H. S. Bodey Quixpede Cycles (Ltd) 1891 – 1975. The archive consists of details of company owners, Articles of Association, ...
Harringay Online Archive of Harringay History
We are a community website with over 10,000 members. Our archive consists of hundreds digitised images and well-researched articles. Centred ...
Hindle House War Memorial Project
The Hindle House Memorial Project is a 3 part history project commemorating the residents of Hindle House, Arcola Street ,Hackney, ...
Hornsey Historical Society
We are a Charity with about 450 members and the Society covers the history of the old Parish and Borough ...
Island History Trust
The Island History Trust was a community history project dedicated to recording and preserving the history of the Isle of ...
Kimjang Project: Making and Sharing Kimchi
Kimjang: Making and Sharing Kimchi is a brand-new project made possible by money raised by National Lottery players. It involves recording, ...
King's Cross Voices Oral History Project and Archive
The King’s Cross Voices Oral History Project is managed by the London Borough of Camden. It was funded by the Heritage ...
The archive is currently evolving around projects such the “Freedom DVD” which was created by women in the Lansbury Estate ...
Lesbian and Gay Newsmedia Archive
The Lesbian and Gay Newsmedia Archive (LAGNA) is based at the Bishopsgate Institute in Central London and houses over 200,000 ...
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