Local  history conference 2021 news

Local History Conference 2021

The LAMAS 55th Annual Local History Conference will be held online on Saturday 13 of November, 2021. 

Tickets for the Conference are vailable via Eventbite.   


Research fund new deadline

LAMAS Research Fund Extension

This year has been unusual and disruptive to work and study patterns for many of us. Because of this, we are extending the deadline for applications to this year’s Research Fund. The new deadline for submissions is 31st May 2021.

The Fund is set at £5,000 and an application can be made for all or part of this amount.  The application form and full terms and conditions are available here.


Arch conference 2021 news

Archeology Conference 2021

The LAMAS 57th Annual Conference of London Archaeologists will be held online on Saturday 20 March, 2021. 

This conference was postponed from 2020, and as such all tickets for that conference will be honoured.

Tickets for the Conference are vailable via Eventbite.   


Stow Lecture News

John Stow Special Lecture

We are delighted to announce that Vanessa Harding, Professor of London History at Birkbeck, University of London will be delivering a special lecture, ‘John Stow’s Legacy’ online via Zoom on Monday 19th April 2021 at 6.30pm.

The Stow Memorial Service, which was due to take place at St Andrew’s Undershaft in April 2020 was cancelled due to Covid-19. The next ceremony in the church will be held in 2023.

Tickets for the lecture are vailable via Eventbite.   


september 2020 newsletter cover

September LAMAS Newsletter - Digital Issue

Once again we have taken the decision to publish the Newsletter in digital format only as physically stuffing envelopes and posting out over 600 copies is still not possible. 

In this month's issue there is news on the upcoming season of lectures and an update on the 2020 conferences, as well as an article on The Princess Alice Disaster of September 1878.

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