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Regional Heritage Centre

Established in 2014, the Regional Heritage Centre promotes and celebrates the rich social and cultural heritage of North West England by engaging with the regional community.

Temporary Closure of the Regional Heritage Centre's Physical Space

In line with university guidelines for working from home during the coronavirus crisis, the RHC's physical office space will be closed indefinitely. If you would like to contact us, please use email, as the centre's phone will not be monitored for the time being. Thank you for your understanding, and keep safe.

Newsflash - Booking Goes Live for Ballad and Song Study Event

Booking is now live for our next online Study Event, Ballad and Song in the History of North West England.

This event features four filmed presentations from Dr Jenni Hyde (Lancaster University History Department) as well as independent scholars Dr Sue Allan, Dr Martin Purdy and Dr Jennifer Reid. A live Q&A element is set for Saturday, 15 May from 14:00-15:30. Tickets are on sale through our Online Store, and full information on how to access both the videos and the Q&A will be provided to all those who book. See our events page for more details.

Contact Us

By Post

Regional Heritage Centre
Department of History
Bowland College
Lancaster University
United Kingdom

By Phone

+44 (0)1524 593770

Usually staffed on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9:30-15:30

RHC Director:
Dr Fiona Edmonds

Academic Co-ordinator:
Dr Sam Riches

Ann-Marie Michel

For the Victoria County History of Cumbria, please contact Dr Sarah Rose