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Yorkshire Archaeological & Historical Society News Latest news and details of events etc can be found in the President's Blog

July 2017 - Excursion to Malton
July 2017 - Towton battlefield walk
April 2017 - New Home for YAHS
April 2017 - Wakefield Court Roll 19
February 2017 - 2017 excursions
January 2017 - Website Problems

November 2016 - Opportunities to view Walker-related archive material purchased earlier in 2016 (the Walker-Tottie archive) - 2.00 pm, 30 November 2016, University of Leeds
November 2016 - Lecture Cancellation
October 2016 - Collections Lecture Reminder
August 2016 - Claremont closed for next 2-3 weeks
August 2016 - YAHS archives at the Brotherton
July 2016 - Claremont opening
July 2016 - Latest about YAHS collections at the Brotherton
June 2016 - Romans and Natives in Central Britain
June 2016 - Date of the YAHS AGM 2016
June 2016 - YAHS summer excursions 2016
May 2016 - YAHS Brotherton collections
May 2016 - Claremont opening times in May/ June
May 2016 - Claremont Planning Application
January 2016 - Wakefield Court Rolls Volume 18 is Now in Print

November 2015 - Vin Davis FSA
November 2015 - Wakefield Court Roll Vol 18
October 2015 - New President Dr. Gillian Cookson
October 2015 - Sad news: Barbara Hutton
September 2015 - AGM & visit to University of Leeds Special Collection, 26/09/15
August 2015 - Sad news: Brian S Donaghey
August 2015 - YAJ, volume 87 for 2015
July 2015 - AGM date change
May 2015 - Kate Taylor
April 2015 - Yorkshire and Waterloo
February 2015 - Access to YAS archive and library collections during 2015
February 2015 - Consulting YAS Members
January 2015 - Wakefield Court Roll Vol. 17 1436-7
January 2015 - Dr Lawrence Butler

December 2014 - Claremont Opening Hours
November 2014 - 'The Costume of Yorkshire' and its context
November 2014 - Sad News of Dorothy Payne
October 2014 - Explore Dr Heaton's Leeds online
October 2014 - Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Volume 86 2014
October 2014 - Invite to launch of Heaton Map Project, 29 October 2014
September 2014 - Archive Access
August 2014 - Yorkshire Collections Lecture 2014: George Walker and
                      The Costume of Yorkshire
Saturday

August 2014 - Outcome of the Extraordinary General Meeting of the Yorkshire                                      Archaeological Society held on Saturday 12th July 2014
July 2014 - The International Medieval Congress in association with the YAS presents:
                      Celts, Saxons, and Vikings: The 'Great War' of 937 and the Battle of
                      Brunanburh by Michael Wood

June 2014 - Extraordinary GeneraL Meeting
May 2014 - Medieval Yorkshire contributors
May 2014 - New YAS enewsletter
April 2014 - Excursion to Wressle Castle, Saturday 7 June 2014
April 2014 - A message from the President
March 2014 - Thanks to Airedale Computers
March 2014 - YAS excursion to Ripon, Wed 26 March 2014
March 2014 - Thanks to Airedale Computers
Feb 2014 - YAS excursion to Ripon, Wed 26 March 2014
Feb 2014 - YVBSG & YAS day school, Saturday 15 March 2014
Feb 2014 - Announcing the latest publication from the YAHS
Jan 2014 - 2014 membership subscriptions

Dec 2013 - The Retirement of Robert and Janet
Dec 2013 - A big thank you to our volunteers
Dec 2013 - Our 150th anniversary celebrations in 2013
Nov 2013 - New reading room arrangement at Claremont
Nov 2013 - Brenda Telford
Nov 2013 - Service of Thanksgiving in memory of May Pickles
Nov 2013 - Symposium on the Wakefield Court Rolls, Saturday 23 November 2013
Nov 2013 - 150 years of Roman Yorkshire, Saturday 9 November 2013
Nov 2013 - New opening hours at Claremont from 4 November 2013
Nov 2013 - November disruption to library & archive service at Claremont
Oct 2013 - Brenda Telford
Sept 2013 - Heritage Open Day, 14 Sept 2013
Sept 2013 - Counting Sheep! Talk at the Folly, 7 Sept 2013
August 2013 - Visit to Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford, Monday 4 November 2013
August 2013 - History of YAS's archive collecting
August 2013 - Michael Wood - as seen on tv, and now in the Yorkshire
                      Archaeological Journal!

August 2013 - Yorkshire Archaeological Journal  Volume 85 (2013)
August 2013 - Retirement of Jo Heron as Hon General Secretary
August 2013 - Coal and its by-products: Joint event with National Coal
                      Mining Museum for England

July 2013 - Researching the Bretton Hall Landscape: Finds & Frustrations
July 2013 - Wentworth Castle Gardens dayschool
July 2013 - Presentation to Jo Heron
July 2013 - Family Stories exhibition at the Museum of North Craven Life,
                      The Folly, Settle

June 2013 - Remarkable Bequest from Mr John Wade of Ilkley
June 2013 - A Notable Gift to the Library and Archives
June 2013 - Pitt-Rivers & Yorkshire by Dr Dan Hicks
June 2013 - Constance Fraser
May 2013 - A Birthday Honour for Yorkshire Family History - Pauline Litton MBE
April 2013 - A generous gift, from an anonynous donor
March 2013 - Access to Brotherton Library collections for YAHS members
March 2013 - YAS Anniversary Lunch
March 2013 - Community archaeology in Leeds
March 2013 - Heroes and Villains at Whitby
January 2013 - 'Romanesque Yorkshire' by Rita Wood
January 2013 - Celebrating 150 years of collecting
January 2013 - 150th anniversary

December 2012 - Ivor Matthews
December 2012 - Pauline Litton, MBE - New Years Honours list
December 2012 - Sir Marcus Worsley (1925-2012)
October 2012 - Yorkshire Collections Lecture 2012 - Andrew Marvel
June 2012 - Wakefield Court Rolls talk at IMC 2012
June 2012 - YAS online developments
May 2012 - `The Great Trial' - YAHS Record Series
May 2012 - Dr John Deakin Heaton and the Yorkshire College
April 2012 - YAS on Facebook
Feb 2012 - Dr Ronald Morley Butler

Dec 2011 - New Opening Hours
Nov 2011 - Vol 15 Wakefield Court Roll
Nov 2011 - Luddite Link
Oct 2011 - Collections Lecture, Sisters of Fortune
Sept 2011 - Richard Hall
Sept 2011 - Memory of World Celebration
July 2011 - ARLIS's Art Researchers Guide to Leeds
Summer 2011 - Sledmere House exhibition
June 2011 - Civic Day
May 2011 - Picnic in the Park
May 2011 - Freda Matthews award
Feb 2011 - Unesco status for Wakefield Court Rolls

Autumn 2010
Summer 2010

New President