Monday 18 to Wednesday 20 May
High Leigh Conference Centre
Lord St., Hoddesdon
Tel: 01992 463016
Monday 18th May
15.45 Arrivals, tea and registration
17.00 Welcome and overview of the Conference
Session 1: Donna Maguire, Bishops’ Conference of Scotland, ‘The archives of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Scotland’
19.00 Evening meal
20.00 Book launch
Tuesday 19th May
9.15 Session 2: Margaret Harcourt Williams, FCJ Archives, ‘Working with the FCJ archives: a case study’
10.45 Session 3: Dr Hannah Thomas, The Bar Convent, ‘Rediscovering the Archives of the Bar Convent, York’
13.30 Session 4: Interest groups
17.30 Session 5: Annual General Meeting
19.00 Evening Meal
Wednesday 20th May
9.15 Session 6: Lawrence Gregory, National Institute of Newman Studies Archives, ‘Introduction to utilising Facebook and Twitter to promote your archive service’
11.00 Session 7: Open Forum (including feedback from interest groups)
13.00 Lunch (followed by departures)
Residential £185 (members), £195 (non-members)
Various day delegate rates as per booking form.
Booking forms and any queries about bookings or accommodation should be addressed to:
Mr Jim Hughes, 12 Holburn Terrace, Ryton, Tyne and Wear, NE40 3DQ
Cheques should be made payable to Catholic Archives Society. The closing date for bookings is Wednesday 22nd April. If your booking is likely to be delayed, please contact Jim as soon as possible to advise him of this, as bookings will be dealt with in order of receipt.
The Society is committed to paying for the rooms we have reserved and so it may not be possible to make refunds if rooms remain unfilled.
The local Railway station is Broxbourne.
The station is two miles from High Leigh, but there are plenty of taxis available at the station at reasonable rates (typically £6).
For further information about the conference contact: Karen O’Connor. Tel: 020 79014896. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org