Date: Saturday 16 March 2024 Time: 10:00 – 15:30 Venue: Lincoln Museum, LN2 1LP The day will include a keynote speech from Colin Hyde of the East Midlands Oral History Archive; a Lifetime Achievement award; networking; discussions and more! Simply RSVP using the form via our LHF Annual Conference page to secure your place. We look forward to welcoming you.
The LHF hosted its first in-person conference in three years on Thursday 3 November, at The Collection in Lincoln. The thirty delegates represented heritage sites, heritage charities and learned historical societies, as well as including individuals who have contributed substantially to the region’s heritage over many years. The first session was a panel discussion on the value of volunteers in the heritage sector, chaired by Julia Knight. Mark Bamford, of Sleaford Museum and himself a volunteer, praised the passion and dedication of volunteers and identified some of the post-Covid challenges of recruiting and retaining volunteers. Sleaford Museum had implemented many […]