We have links with community groups in Leicester and Leicestershire, the East Midlands, and further afield. We are committed to sharing our research expertise with non-academic groups whenever possible.

Building and enriching shared heritages

An AHRC-funded project to build relationships with local community groups who are researching history under the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).

More about the building and enriching shared heritages project

Charnwood Roots (Victoria County history)

A partnership between professional historians, archaeologists, geologists and volunteers from the local community, exploring the rich history of Charnwood Forest.

More about Charnwood Roots

East Midlands Oral History Archive

A joint project to conserve and develop oral history resources in the East Midlands. Supported by the University of Leicester, Leicester City Council and Leicestershire County Council.

More about EMOHA