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Latest news

Advanced notice of lunchtime closures at Kendal Archives, 1-2pm: Wednesday-Friday 26-28th October 2016

'The Sound of Musicals' book launch at Barrow Archives, 9 November, further details

New opening hours from 1 September 2016 at Archive Centres and statement on research service, further details

Next Archive Discovery Evenings at Whitehaven Archives, 15 November 2016,  further details

Read how the Battle of the Somme was reported in West Cumberland October 1916 (1.9MB, PDF) Newsheet

World War One:
Cumbrian newspaper indexes and other resources

Copying and other charges
from 1 June 2016, price list