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Campaigning for an Independent Britain: The Papers of Nigel Spearing MP

A collection of the passionately Eurosceptic Labour MP’s papers have now been fully catalogued

Cold War tensions, UFOs, and a whole lot more! What you can expect from the Hill-Norton (HLNN) collection.

One of our newest collections, the papers of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Hill-Norton: from nuclear weapons to UFOs ...

An unusual day in the life of a Churchill document

Our vital contribution to the BBC's television show – Fake or Fortune.

The Spy Who Changed History — Archives By-Fellow Svetlana Lokhova on the impact of Soviet infiltration in US universities

Based on considerable new archival research from documents and papers held at The Churchill Archives Centre, Svetlana's book concentrates on a period of academic espionage in US universities during the Cold War and dating back to before the ‘Magnificent Five’ Cambridge spy ring.

Visit from Cambridge University’s Insight Schools Programme

Each summer, Churchill Archives Centre hosts a visit from students following the Arts and Humanities stream of the University’s Insight programme. This year, Rosie Poser, who was at the Archives Centre for a couple of days’ work experience, made the selection of facsimile documents to show the Insight group.

Thatcher papers for 1988 reveal her 'deep enthusiasm' for the single market

Margaret Thatcher’s infamous Bruges speech – which helped to coin the phrase ‘Euroscepticism’ – was never intended to be an anti-European diatribe, according to newly-released archive material by the Churchill Archives Centre and the Margaret Thatcher Foundation.