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Over the four years of the Charnwood Roots project, we will explore aspects of Charnwood’s rich heritage through a variety of research activities. If you think you might like to join us, please indicate your interests using the form provided.

This will ensure that you receive advanced notice of all activities that take place and you’ll get an invitation to any relevant training sessions. You can take part in as many or as few activities as you wish.

If you have any questions, suggestions or comments, please contact Dr Julie Attard (Project Manager):

Charnwood Roots Project Marc Fitch Historical Institute University of Leicester 5 Salisbury Road Leicester LE1 7QR|

Email: Phone: (0116) 252 5946

The office is now manned on Tuesdays between 9am and 5pm. At all other times please leave a message or send an email to We’ll get back to you within five working days.

Remember that you do not need to have experience to participate - all training will be provided.

I would like to take part in:


Oral History

Archival Research

Community Digs

Historic Building Surveys

Landscape Survey

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