Battersea Polytechnic and the First World War

As we steadily move towards Remembrance Day where we all stop and remember those who have lost their lives serving in the armed forces and because this year is also the centenary of the start of World War One it seems appropriate to focus on those members of Battersea Polytechnic, the founding institution of the […]


Remembering Battersea

Over the past few month the University archives have been working collaboratively with Alumni and Development on a project aimed at capturing the history of Battersea Polytechnic from alumni, through a programme of Oral Histories, encouraging items to be deposited into the archives and volunteering in the archives.  Please do look through the alumni pages […]


Starting at the beginning

Welcome to the University Archives blog.  Here you’ll find all the information about the goings on in the University Archives. Having been working in the archives for a few months it is difficult to know just what to mention and where to start. Let’s start at the beginning. The University Archives is the collection of […]


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