Archive News

An archive is something of a mystery to many people. What’s it for? What do Archivists do all day?

So the Archive team will try to take away some of the mystery by sharing our news every month. We’ll hopefully give you some insight into the many tasks needed to look after the unique collection of the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust which we have in our care.

June 2017
30 June 2017

Where do Archivists go when they leave the office…

May 2017
31 May 2017

Archives are not just about bundles of paper – we also have music to entertain us…

April 2017
30 April 2017

This month the Archive have been hard at work sorting and re-cataloguing our vast collection of technical...

March 2017
31 March 2017

This month Cath Mayo, the Trust’s Conservator, looks at restoring the ‘K’ signs which used to sit at the main...

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