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It's a good job one of us has a big car ... picking up Professor Kelly's archive.

Churchill Archives Centre achieves national accreditation

The Churchill Archives Centre – home to the personal papers of Sir Winston Churchill, Baroness Thatcher and Sir John Major – has been awarded Archive Service Accreditation. Accredited Archive Services ensure the long-term collection, preservation and accessibility of our archive heritage. Accreditation is the UK quality standard and achieving accredited status demonstrates that Churchill Archives Centre has met clearly defined national standards.

The Russell–Einstein Manifesto

Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Russell–Einstein Manifesto.

Margaret Thatcher's personal papers to be held at the Churchill Archives Centre

Arts Council England announces the acceptance of papers from the estate of former Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher, which will be housed at the Churchill Archives Centre alongside the Thatcher Papers collection.

Happy birthday Frank Whittle!

Happy birthday Frank Whittle, inventor of the jet engine.

New Churchill diary

Churchill's 1918 desk diary sees the light of day

Dr Warren Dockter examines Churchill’s relationship with the Islamic world in his new book

On the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign, one of the bloodiest battles of World War One and often referred to as 'Churchill's folly,' a new book by former Archives By-Fellow, Dr Warren Dockter seeks to overturn the widely-accepted consensus that Churchill was indifferent to, and even contemptuous of, matters concerning the Middle East.