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Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

January 2022
SLHS 60th Anniversary Event The joint SLHS 60th anniversary/Scottish Working People’s History Trust 30th anniversary event took place successfully on 30 November, hosted by the National Library of Scotland. Chaired by Dorothy Kidd of the SWPHT, the ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

December 2021
News from SLHS The 2021 edition of Scottish Labour History, the society’s peer-reviewed journal, will be distributed over the next few weeks. With it will come a complimentary copy of Diverse Voices, Challenging Injustice: Banner Tales from Glasgow ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

November 2021
‘Hard Work, Ye Ken': The Past, Present, and Future of Scottish Labour History On 30th November the National Library of Scotland (NLS) is hosting a celebration of the work of Scotland’s two leading labour history societies, which are both marking ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

October 2021
60 Years of SLHS – 30 Years of SWPHT The joint anniversary celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Scottish Labour History Society (SLHS) and 30th anniversary of the Scottish Working People’s History Trust (SWPHT), in conjunction with the National ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

September 2021
Subscription Increase – Final Reminder It was agreed at the SLHS June AGM that subscriptions should be increased, as the annual journal production and website maintenance costs now exceed the unwaged subscription, and almost equal the waged ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

August 2021
Subscription Increase Reminder It was agreed at the SLHS June AGM that subscriptions should be increased, as the annual journal production and website maintenance costs now exceed the unwaged subscription, and almost equal the waged subscription. New ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

July 2021
PayPal Problems Resolved At long last the Society’s problems with PayPal functionality on the website have been resolved (18 June), thanks to the perseverance of treasurer Robert Laurie, with assistance from committee member Chris Miller and ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

June 2021
SLHS SGM and AGM As members will know from the notice sent out several weeks ago, the Society is holding a Special General Meeting, followed by an overdue AGM (via ‘Zoom’) on Wednesday 2nd June at 1pm. Anyone wishing to participate should send a ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

May 2021
Picket Line Research SLHS committee member Diarmaid Kelliher is working on a research project at the University of Glasgow on ‘The Picket Line in Britain, 1966-1998’, exploring the role of the picket line in industrial relations and British politics ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

April 2021
Scottish Local History Forum Conference on Slavery The Scottish Local History Forum is holding a mini-online conference – Scotland’s involvement in slavery: the local view – on the evenings of Wednesday & Thursday 28/29 April, beginning at 5pm. The ...