Window on the West Riding: What’s in the box?

West Yorkshire Archive Service are delighted to introduce a series of YouTube videos as part of the John Goodchild Project. We wanted to give everyone the opportunity to take a peep into the world of the John Goodchild Collection. Our ‘What’s in the box?’ series gives a snapshot of items contained in various boxes of … Continue reading Window on the West Riding: What’s in the box?

Creating Kirklees volunteer blog – exploring the records of Huddersfield’s Borough Engineer

The Creating Kirklees: 150 years of local democracy project currently underway at our Kirklees office aims to catalogue and celebrate the archives of the 11 local authorities that merged to form the Borough of Kirklees in 1974. You can find out more about the project in an earlier blog post here. Since September 2021 a small … Continue reading Creating Kirklees volunteer blog – exploring the records of Huddersfield’s Borough Engineer