Forms of insanity

by Richard Johnson Forms of Insanity[i] These are definitions used by the Commissioners in Lunacy (a government department responsible for the overseeing of mental health... Read More

Research and projects

An interesting research project by Dr Jane Hamlett, Dr Lesley Hoskins and Dr Rebecca Preston from Royal Holloway University examining the impact of the design, decoration and furnishing of... Read More

Change Minds Conference

You can now register for our Archives and Mental Wellbeing Conference at Norfolk Record Office on 15th March. Click here to book your place.

Finette Woodrow

21st Century Questions by Jenna Berrie Finette Woodrow, 45, Laundress, married with three children. Read Finette’s case book entry here and here.   May 8th,... Read More

RSA Networked Heritage

The RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) have included an article about our Change Minds project in their online ‘Networked Heritage’... Read More