09:30 for 10:00 a.m. on Saturday 18th May 2013
Trades Union, Freemasonry and Friendly Society Records
Could the people within your study have been members of the Trades Union movement, Freemasonry, or a Friendly Society? Do you have any items relating to these bodies and would like to know more about them? This seminar gives a rare opportunity for you to learn why your people might have joined these organisations, what records survive, where you might find them, and of course what value they can have - all presented by experts in the field. There will also be an opportunity to see examples of the records held at the Modern Records Centre (MRC) and tour behind the scenes.
The cost of the seminar is £18.00 per person including refreshments.
Please be aware that the University charges £3.00 per day for parking (unless you are a registered disabled Blue Badge holder, in which case you can park for free.)
Applications are welcome from Guild members, family historians, genealogists and members of the general public with an interest in the subject matter.
Information about local accommodation can be found here: Accommodation Listing
The joining instructions can be found here: Joining Instructions
To make the day more interactive, everyone is invited to bring along details of their studies for display and sharing. Pin boards will be available for your use and the seminar coordinator will liaise with you beforehand.
The closing date for applications is 4th May 2013.
To book on this seminar, you can use our online form¹ in any of three ways:
Alternatively, you can download our flyer booking form, which can be printed, filled-in, and posted to the booking secretary with a cheque.
If sending the form by post, it should be sent to: Alan Moorhouse, [Seminar Bookings], 8 Strachans Close, STROUD, Gloucestershire, GL5 3EB.
Further information may be obtained by telephoning the Guild HelpDesk on 0800 011 2182, or by email from .
Disabled delegates: We would like to ensure that any disabled delegate can participate fully in this event. If you have any special requirements please telephone the Guild Help Desk on 0800 011 2182.
¹Please note, when booking on a seminar either by post or online, the Guild's "Distance Selling" terms and conditions.
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