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Kendal Archives stocktaking closure - Weds 24, Thurs 25 and Fri 26 August (reopening 31 August) 2016. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Next Archive Discovery Evenings at Whitehaven Archives, 20 August 2016,  further details

Read how the Battle of the Somme was reported in West Cumberland August 1916 (1.1MB, PDF) Newsheet

World War One:
Cumbrian newspaper indexes and other resources

Important changes to opening hours
at all Cumbria Archive Centres, further details

Copying and other charges
from 1 June 2016, price list

of Historical Research Service, further details