Work on a project


Get your teeth stuck into a project!


Challenge 1

Schools Programme: Learning Resource Researcher - Secondary

Creation of Schools learning resources for KS3/4 on local history topics involving research and compilation

Challenge 2

Sharing Suffolk Stories: Women's Land Army Researcher

Research Volunteers required to discover the stories of the Women's Land Army in Suffolk during WW2 and share with the wider community.

Challenge 3

Map conservation - reheading

Help us look after our 5000 maps.

Challenge 4

Decant Volunteer

This position will require working as part of a team to begin the process of surveying, assessing and repackaging records in preparation for the move to The Hold. Records will be assessed for conservation or packaging issues that will impact on their suit

Challenge 5

Tuesday Volunteers at Bury

Supporting us to look after our collections.

Challenge 6

Sharing Suffolk Stories: US Black Aviation Engineers in Suffolk during WW2 Researcher

Research Volunteer to discover the stories and experiences of the US Black Aviation Engineer units who built airfields, whilst stationed in Suffolk during WW2

Challenge 7

Archive volunteer: Sales Particulars

This project focuses on the listing of Sales Particulars, allowing Suffolk Archives to build up its knowledge base of property history in the west of the county.

Challenge 8

Sharing Suffolk Stories: Stow Stories Researcher

Researcher to discover the stories of Stowmarket's past and share with the wider community

Challenge 9

Exhibition Researcher: House and Home

Help us to discover materials and original archival content for a major exhibition examining the importance of house and home to our identity, and our sense of place.

Challenge 10


Creation of Schools learning resources for primary schools on local history topics

Challenge 11

Rooted in History: Create a Heritage Walk

Develop the content for a heritage walk at Hardwick Heath

Challenge 12

Sharing Suffolk Stories: LGBTQ+ Pride in Suffolk's Past Researcher

Research Volunteer to discover stories in the archives relating to the LGBTQ+ community in Suffolk and share with the wider community.