Events and visits are arranged to places of interest to local historians, often not easily accessible to individuals.
BALH publications meet the needs of local historians for background knowledge and for practical advice and guidance about sources and methods.
Members receive both The Local Historian and Local History News four times a year, and have privileged access to conferences, specialist visits and to our wide range of practical handbooks.
The Local Historian contains articles on a very wide range of local history topics, including national overviews and local case-studies, as well as reviews and listings of new publications.
The Local Historian - Volume 44, Number 4 - October 2014Current issue »
Local History News is our quarterly magazine containing topical articles, shorter notes and reports for everyone interested in local history.
Local History News Number 113 Autumn 2014Current issue »
Welcome to the new BALH website! After many months of hard work by web developers Made By Bridge and a committed group of people from BALH…
The extended and revised edition of our very popular publication Internet Sites for Local Historians: a directory is now available. Further…