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The Economic History Society supports research and teaching in economic and social history, broadly defined. It publishes the Economic History Review, organises conferences and workshops, and finances research fellowships, grants, bursaries and prizes.

With more than 50 branches around the UK, the Historical Association supports the study, teaching and enjoyment of history at all levels.

The International Association of Labour History Institutions (IALHI) brings together archives, libraries, documentation centres, museums and research institutions specializing in the history and theory of the labour movement from all over the world. It also runs the very useful Labour History News Service.

The Irish Labour History Society organises conferences and events and also issues publications on Irish labour history, including its annual journal, Saothar.

Labour Heritage promotes the history of the Labour Movement, particularly among Labour Party members, Constituency Labour Parties and affiliated organisations.

Llafur brings together people interested in the history of the working class and its organisations, unions, co-operative societies or political bodies in Wales. The annual journal publishes articles on all aspects of the history of the Welsh people.

The official blog of the LSHG

Britain’s oldest regional labour history society, dedicated to the study of working peoples’ history in the North East.

North West Labour History Society was formed in 1973 to promote and popularise the knowledge and study of all aspects of labour history in the north west of England

For more than a quarter of a century, Radical History Review has stood at the point where rigorous historical scholarship and active political engagement converge. The journal is edited by a collective of historians—men and women with diverse backgrounds, research interests, and professional perspectives.

The Royal Historical Society promotes and defends the scholarly study of the past.

The Social History Society promotes social and cultural history through teaching, research, publication and its annual conference.

The SHS holds regular events, public meetings and one-off conferences, and contributes to current historical debates and controversies.