Events

SLHF Conferences attract a variety of interested parties and are held in locations around Scotland. The AGM and a conference are held in the autumn and we also aim to hold a spring activity, such as workshop, fair or conference.

Recent Conference Subjects

Local History in the 5-14 Curriculum | Scottish Interiors | Scots Abroad | Sources for Scottish Local History | Maps for Local History | Scottish Childhoods | The Scottish Landed Estate | Scottish Burghs | The Statistical Accounts of Scotland | Scotland and Slavery | Perspectives on the Past | Scotland's Horticultural Heritage | A Zest for Information!: Sir John Sinclair's contribution to Scottish Local History | Travellers, Turnpikes & Tar: 1000 years of Scotland's Roads | For Reliefe of the Pure & Impotent: welfare in Scotland before the welfare state | Salt, Sun & Shivering: Scots at the Seaside 1750-2000 | Trades & Crafts in Scotland, medieval to modern | Crime & Punishment | Down to the Sea in Ships | Safe as Houses - Scotland's defensive buildings through time | Fairs, Fetes & Festivals | After the War Is Over - The Legacy of WW1

Volunteers to help with Forum activities, and suggestions for topics and venues for future events are always welcome.

Upcoming Events

Use the search boxes below to search titles by keyword or search by town/city: or you can sort by clicking on Location or Member Organisation. You can also view by month on the Calendar.

Start Date Title Locationsort descending Member Organisation
15 Nov 2018 - 19:30 Bridgescapes Dunfermline Dunfermline Historical Society
13 Dec 2018 - 19:30 The Face of Scotland's Witchcraft Dunfermline Dunfermline Historical Society
24 Nov 2018 (All day) Scottish Society for Northern Studies - Annual Conference Edinburgh Other: Scottish Society for Northern Studies
3 Dec 2018 - 19:30 Piety and Politics: The Making of the King James Bible Glasgow Milngavie and Bearsden Historical Society
7 Jan 2019 - 19:30 The Antonine Wall Glasgow Milngavie and Bearsden Historical Society
4 Feb 2019 - 19:30 The History of Forensic Science in Scotland Glasgow Milngavie and Bearsden Historical Society
4 Mar 2019 - 19:30 Scottish Paintings Glasgow Milngavie and Bearsden Historical Society
1 Apr 2019 - 19:30 Arran in Books – from the 18th C to Present Glasgow Milngavie and Bearsden Historical Society
29 Apr 2019 - 19:30 AGM and Members' Night Glasgow Milngavie and Bearsden Historical Society
16 Nov 2018 - 19:30 Talk - Strathspey Farmers' Club Grantown-on-Spey The Grantown Society
5 Dec 2018 - 19:30 Members Evening Kinlochard Loch Ard Local History Group
9 Jan 2019 - 19:30 The History of Forest Hills Kinlochard Loch Ard Local History Group
6 Feb 2019 - 19:30 Helen Duncan the Callander Seer Kinlochard Loch Ard Local History Group
6 Mar 2019 - 19:30 Cambuskenneth Abbey and it's Estate Kinlochard Loch Ard Local History Group
3 Apr 2019 - 19:30 Scottish Outdoor Education Centres Kinlochard Loch Ard Local History Group
14 Nov 2018 - 19:30 Scotland's Lost Genius. The stained glass of Alf Webster and some Galloway connections Kirkcudbright Kirkcudbright History Society
6 Dec 2018 - 19:30 Scotland from the Air - Edward Z Smith Kirkintilloch Kirkintilloch and District Society of Antiquaries
10 Jan 2019 - 19:30 From the 18th Century to the Present - John Jackson Kirkintilloch Kirkintilloch and District Society of Antiquaries
7 Feb 2019 - 19:30 The New Road - Neil Munro and History - David McVey Kirkintilloch Kirkintilloch and District Society of Antiquaries