Writing our History:Digging our Past
Connected Communities
The School of Humanities has a long history of working with local community groups and organisations. Here are some recent projects to give you an idea of how we work. If you are working on a community history or archaeology project and think we can help, please get in touch.
School of Humanities Collaborative Projects
Project Title
Academic lead
Community Group
Non-academic partners

Dr Will Bowden


Dr Bescoby, University of East Anglia)

Caistor Community Group

Dr David Amos


Ex-miners and coal mining workers associations

Prof. Liz Harvey


Ex-Player employees

Dr Richard Gaunt


Prof. Chris Hall
Prof. Pat  Thomson
Prof Julie Sanders 
Prof. Benford

Ex-Raleigh employees

Dr Chris King


Dr Will Bowden
Dr Charlotte Newman
Dr Naomi Sykes
Dr Jones (University of London)

Southwell Community Archaeology Group

Dr Paul Carter


Dr Sarah Badcock
Dr Charlotte Newman

Southwell Workhouse Research Group

Mr Philip Riden

Victoria County History (VCH) groups in Chesterfield, Matlock, Wirksworth and Nottinghamshire