May–June 2020

Covid-19 has been with us for most of the year, and history demonstrates that we are sharing in the experiences of our ancestors 100 years ago, as our front page story shows. Read More

July-August 2019

At the 2018 Planning meeting it was agreed that the storage of the collection needed reorganisation. A compactus was considered and discarded. Read More

May-June 2019

The story on the cover of our last newsletter drew a number of interested comments from readers, one of whom discovered the following article on TROVE. Read More

March-April 2019

When reading old newspapers, it is fascinating to discover what was considered news at the time and how it was written. Read More

January-February 2019

It’s back to school again. Teachers who think they have it tough these days should spare a thought for their colleagues of yesteryear. Read More

November-December 2018

“Better for her not to know,” they told my parents in 1946. I was adopted into a loving family and have lived a most fortunate and privileged life. Read More

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