Chronicle Blog — Emma Honan

The Chronicle’s Volunteer Blog features blog posts and articles about what it’s like to be a part of the Chronicle Project and is written by our volunteers. This post is by Emma Honan, one of our newest summer interns. I began volunteering because I wanted something to put on my CV and desired some work […]

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Volunteer Organisations at Christmas

Thanks to Alice Campion for this week’s blog contribution. When we think of Christmas we think of family, fun, food and good times. But it’s also a time when volunteer organisations can fund raise, and celebrate the important work they have done throughout the year.   One of these organisations is The Makers Guild in […]

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Chronicle Blog – Holly Thomas

The Chronicle’s Volunteer Blog features blog posts and articles about what it’s like to be a part of the Chronicle Project and is written by our volunteers. This post is by Holly Thomas, who is a postgraduate history student at Cardiff University and joined the project this autumn. As an MA History student at Cardiff […]

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Cardiff Volunteering Spotlight: Charles Street Art Foundation

Since November of 2015, we have been researching and documenting Cardiff volunteering organisations. With our research starting in 1914 and working our way through to 2014, we’ve managed to gather lots of information, documents, photographs, and more material about a number of these organisations, and now we will begin to piece together our work to […]

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Chronicle Blog – Mike Hawkins

The Chronicle’s Volunteer Blog features blog posts and articles about what it’s like to be a part of the Chronicle Project and is written by our volunteers. This post is by Mike Hawkins, who has been with the project since the late spring. My name is Mike and I have been a volunteer with the […]

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Photography & Digital Editing Workshop

Learn how to take better photographs and explore editing tools for digitisation! For whom: For all volunteers who would like to learn how to correctly photograph archive material and edit the images using Pixlr When: Friday, the 25th of November, from 13:00 to 15:00 Where: Grange Gardens Bowls Pavilion, Holmesdale St, Cardiff CF11 7LJ Please bring your […]

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November Team Meeting

Want to join our team and volunteer in Cardiff with us on the Chronicle project? Click here. Hello volunteers! Our next team meeting will be on 11 November at the Grange Gardens Bowls Pavilion. If you are planning on attending, please send a message to Klavdija or Lara. When: 11 November 2016 Where: Grangetown Gardens […]

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Chronicle Blog – Alex

The Chronicle’s Volunteer Blog features blog posts and articles about what it’s like to work on the project and is written by our volunteers. This is the second post by Alex Nita. She talks about her reasons for volunteering and offers encouragement for others to do the same! You can find her other blog entries […]

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Volunteer Opportunities Available!

Do you want to gain work experience in the heritage sector? Do you want to engage with local and public history? Do you want to learn how to digitise and create digital archives or record oral histories? Volunteer with the Chronicle Project! Chronicle is a Heritage Lottery Funded sponsored project run by VCS Cymru to […]

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