Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

Service news

  • Telephones: We are currently experiencing problems with our phones. If you need to contact us please use our contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
  • History centre_HomeCrewe history centre plans on display- we are currently bidding for funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to support the building of new history centres in Chester and Crewe. Find out more and make comments. 
  • Saturday opening - In 2022 we are opening on the following Saturdays: 21 May, 16 July, 17 September and 19 November. Please contact us to reserve a space.
  • Read our latest blog- A Farmer's Life: The Diary of James Higginson aged 57 1/2 

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