Institute of Historical Research

London and Urban news and events

The Historical Association lectures and events October 2014-June 2015

The Central London Branch of the Historical Assocation has organised a varied programme of lectures, walks and other events. Among forthcoming events is the Derek Knights Memorial Lecture on Saturday 6 December: ‘Magna Carta: what should we celebrate?’, given by Dr Nigel Saul. It will be followed by the Branch Christmas social - (social free to Central London Branch members; £6 non-members). See Programme. Some events require advance booking - Booking Form.

Historic Hospital Admissions Records Project (HHARP)

This project provides online access to nearly 120,000 individual admission records between 1852 and 1914 for three London children's hospitals: Great Ormond Street Hospital, the Evelina Hospital and the Alexandra Hospital for Children with Hip Disease, as well as the recently added Royal Glasgow Children's Hospital. Website