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The Winston Churchill Design Competition 2014

Pentland Group plc has partnered with The Churchill Centre and ARTS THREAD for the annual Winston Churchill Design Competition. The competition seeks to uncover upcoming talent and engage new audiences with Churchill’s story.

A very well-connected gentleman: the papers of Wester Wemyss

Find out more about our featured archive collection, the Wemyss Papers.

26 March 1964: First Dinner in Hall

50 years ago, on 26 March 1964, the first dinner in Hall took place.

In Memory of Hugh Lunghi

Hugh Lunghi, one of the last surviving participants of the “Big Three” wartime conferences, has died, aged 93.

Symposium to commemorate Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay

A symposium to commemorate Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay, The Forgotten Architect of Dunkirk and D-Day was held in the Wolfson Lecture Theatre, on Thursday 6th March.

Watch the 2014 Roskill Memorial Lecture: Jonathan Fenby

On February 20th, 2014, Mr Jonathan Fenby CBE, China author and expert, spoke on the topic: 'China's Unfinished Revolution - Why the People's Republic will not rule the world.'

Enoch Powell and the “European superstate”. Plus ça change …

This month sees the 40th anniversary of the 1974 General Election, which resulted in the first hung parliament since 1929, when only four seats separated the Conservative Government, led by Edward Heath, and the Labour Party.