Footwear, and Fashion on firstBASE

How to identify and document objects relating to, footwear

firstBASE Editor's choice - inspired by the seaside

Explore the social history and material culture of seaside holidays and summer fun!

Maybelline advert

This week on firstBASE

In honour of the ability to become a Curator of Eyeshadow

Tools of the Trade - Tell us what you think

Comment on our Tools of the Trade films

SHCG responds to news of Newport museum closure

SHCG has written a letter calling on Newport City Council to rethink plans to close museum

Audio recordings now online

Catch up on presentations from #SHCG14

Another successful conference!

Our annual conference took place this year in Glasgow

Event: Plastics Seminar

23rd May 2014

Conference recordings now online

A selection of the presentations at this year's conference are available to download

SHCG Conference 2013

Local Stories, Global Identities

Event: What is it? Photography training day

11 February 2013, Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne

Event: What is it? Medals and Militaria training day

18 January 2013, Museum of Liverpool

firstBASE goes live

A handy resource for social history enquiries

SHCG delves into the archives

Past SHCG Newsletters go online

The 1986-87 SHCG committee

Committee Members needed!

Elections will be held at this year's AGM on 12th July 2012

Proposal to change membership rates

SHCG committee proposes a change to the SHCG membership rates