News archive for Year: 2018

BAC/ICA SBA conference booking open

This year the Business Archives Council (BAC) conference will be a joint two day event with the Section on Business Archives of the International Council on Archives (SBA ICA). It will be held at The National Archives in Kew on the 14 and 15 November and will be on the critical theme of ‘Trust’. The […]

The John Armstrong Award for Transport Archives is open for applications

The Business Archives Council (BAC) is delighted to announce that a special, one-off cataloguing grant, The John Armstrong Award for Transport Archives, is OPEN for applications. The grant for £4,000 is jointly funded by a bequest from the late John Armstrong and the BAC, and is for the cataloguing of transport-related business archives. Find out more.

Lego Brick Marks 60th Anniversary

1958 saw the introduction of the ubiquitous plastic brick in its modern form. Loved by children for its potential for creative play, the Lego brick has expanded from its Danish birthplace to become a global phenomenon. Follow the link for further information. https://www.lego.com/en-us/aboutus/news-room/2018/january/lego-brick-60th-anniversary