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Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

June 2022
SLHS Occasional Publications We hope all SLHS members have received and enjoyed their exclusive advance copy of Diverse Voices, Challenging Injustice: Banner Tales from Glasgow, issued with Scottish Labour History Volume 56. A public launch is now ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

May 2022
The Ian MacDougall Memorial Lecture On Thursday 7 April, family, friends and colleagues of the late Ian MacDougall (Scottish Labour History Society Secretary, 1961-1996) gathered at the National Library of Scotland in Edinburgh for the inauguration ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

April 2022
Scottish Labour History Society Essay Prize Having recently received several donations to support the Society’s activities, SLHS is planning to launch an annual essay competition for undergraduates in the near future, with a prize of £250, and the ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

March 2022
Ian MacDougall Lecture The inaugural lecture in memory of Scottish labour historian Ian MacDougall will take place at the King George IV Bridge site of the National Library of Scotland on Thursday 7 April, from 5.30pm-7pm. It will be delivered by ...

Scottish Labour History Society Newsletter

February 2022
Inaugural Ian MacDougall Lecture – and Diverse Voices Launch Full details of the first lecture in memory of Scottish labour historian Ian MacDougall are not yet finalised but the date is set – Thursday 7 April – and, like the successful joint ...

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 ...