News & Events
29 August 2017
Tickets are now available for a one-day interdisciplinary conference, exploring the construction and expression of local and regional identities within the North of England.
22 August 2017
The organisers of an interdisciplinary conference focussed on Northern identities taking place at the University of Hull on 15 September 2017 have extended the deadline for paper submissions, from Friday 18 to Monday 28 August.
3 August 2017
An exhibition in Leeds, West Yorkshire, honouring the vital role women played in the First World War
25 July 2017
A season of talks on the theme of ‘invisible’ histories of the working class
21 July 2017
The family of Sarah Chapman, one of the leaders of the 1888 Matchgirls Strike in East London, have devised a petition to save her grave and install a fitting memorial.
21 July 2017
A labour historian is asking for thoughts regarding the British left’s perspectives on Oliver Cromwell
20 July 2017
Following the success of ‘Grim up North? Northern identity, history and heritage’, an interdisciplinary symposium at The Leeds Library in September 2016, the organisers present a follow-up event.
19 July 2017
The Society for the Study of Labour History are set to sponsor a ‘Radical Hero’ in support of the People’s History Museum, Manchester.
12 June 2017
Elections for positions on the executive body of the SSLH will be held in November 2017. All full members of the SSLH are encouraged to stand for the EC.
31 May 2017
Find out the latest Chartism news here
Chartism Newsletter #18 (May 2017)
1] CHARTISM DAY: Saturday 17 June 2017
2] Chartist Ancestors – hacked but recovering fast
3] Stroud Radical History
4] Publications on Chartism, 2016