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Christmas is coming!

This fantastic picture is from the Highland Health Board Archive and was taken in the old Raigmore Hospital kitchen in Inverness, c.1950 and shows the time old tradition of stirring the Christmas pudding. (Ref: GB0232/HHB/99/3/3)Read more

Explore Your Archive

This week 14-22 November is Explore Your Archive Campaign.  Look out for postings on our Facebook and Twitter pages and see what you can discover!Read more

Highland Connections to Slavery, Saturday 17th October 1.30pm-4:00pm, Highland Archive Centre, Inverness

This free event seeks to illustrate the extent to which Highland families were involved in the ownership of slaves and plantations in the Caribbean and the lasting impact of those connections.  Lectures will be given by: Dr David Alston: “’You have seen only the fortunate few’: Using behavioural economics to understand why Highland Scots accepted the risks of… Read more »Read more

Doors Open Day, Highland Archive Centre

Uncover stories from the past at Highland Archive and Registration Centre, Inverness. The building, situated along the river from Bught Park is the state of the art home for the historic records of Inverness-shire, Nairn, Ross & Cromarty, and Sutherland; and contains archives which date from the 14th century to the present day, including records… Read more »Read more

Highland Field Sports Fair, Moy – 7 August 2015

We will be in the Clan Chattan tent at the Highland Field Sports Fair at Moy on Friday 7 August 2015 from 10:00am-4:00pm. Staff will be on hand to answer any family history questions you may have. There will be a display of family trees associated with Clan Chattan as well as copies of documents… Read more »Read more