SLHF Conferences attract a variety of interested parties and are held in locations around Scotland. The AGM and a conference are held in the autumn and we also aim to hold a spring activity, such as workshop, fair or conference.
Recent Conference Subjects
Local History in the 5-14 Curriculum | Scottish Interiors | Scots Abroad | Sources for Scottish Local History | Maps for Local History | Scottish Childhoods | The Scottish Landed Estate | Scottish Burghs | The Statistical Accounts of Scotland | Scotland and Slavery | Perspectives on the Past | Scotland's Horticultural Heritage | A Zest for Information!: Sir John Sinclair's contribution to Scottish Local History | Travellers, Turnpikes & Tar: 1000 years of Scotland's Roads | For Reliefe of the Pure & Impotent: welfare in Scotland before the welfare state | Salt, Sun & Shivering: Scots at the Seaside 1750-2000 | Trades & Crafts in Scotland, medieval to modern | Crime & Punishment | Down to the Sea in Ships | Safe as Houses - Scotland's defensive buildings through time | Fairs, Fetes & Festivals | After the War Is Over - The Legacy of WW1 | Seeing the Wood for the Trees
Volunteers to help with Forum activities, and suggestions for topics and venues for future events are always welcome.
Use the search boxes below to search titles by keyword or search by town/city: or you can sort by clicking on Location or Member Organisation. You can also view by month on the Calendar.
|Start Date||Title||Location||Member Organisation|
|19 Apr 2021 - 19:30||Lecture 'Scotland and the 1919 Spanish influenza pandemic'||Online||Baldernock Local History Group|
|28 Apr 2021 - 17:00||Online Mini conference on Scotland's Involvement in Slavery - the local view||ONLINE BY ZOOM||SLHF|
|17 May 2021 - 19:30||Lecture 'The 1820 Rising'||Online||Baldernock Local History Group|
|21 May 2021 - 14:00||Digital Lecture: Edinburgh in the 1920s: Historical Photos||Online||Other: Museums and Galleries Edinburgh|
|22 May 2021 - 14:00||Library Lives: Books, Borrowers and Beyond||online||Library of Innerpeffray|