What is Heritage? How to start your heritage project in Newham

Stratford Library
May 2020

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A training resource developed for Heritage Month by UCL Special Collections Head of Outreach Vicky Price.

This informative video has been made for people who are new to research and is suitable for schools as well as older viewers.

The video will help you to find out what heritage is, where you can find it and get ideas about how to kick start researching your own heritage project in Newham including what you can expect at a visit to Newham’s Local Studies room at Stratford Library.

The video is subtitled and lasts 16 minutes.

You can contact UCL Special Collections Outreach team with your heritage research questions or if you would like to have a visit from the team to your school or community group.

You can visit the contributor page for more information.

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A UCL Special Collections project at the East Summer School
Helen Biggs (UCL Special Collections) and participants at the East Summer School

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Newham Heritage Month is an online heritage festival running throughout June, with new heritage records being added daily and a range of workshops any other free virtual events to take part in.

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