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Library Talks and Workshops

Talks are free and there is no need to book unless otherwise indicated.

  • Introduction to Palaeography

“That looks amazing”.. But what does it actually say? Come along and learn the basics to decipher and read historic handwriting using examples from Bedfordshire Archives in a friendly and interactive setting. During the session, you will become familiar with recognising letterforms and learn strategies to deal with challenging documents.  

Session is free to attend, but must be booked. Please email the archives at or call on 01234 228833

TO BE HELD AT: Bedfordshire Archives, Riverside Building, Borough Hall, 12/10/2023 1-3pm


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