AS part of the national Explore Your Archive campaign, the South West Heritage Trust will be offering two free events at the Somerset Heritage Centre, near Taunton, this November.

On Monday, November 18 from 10am until 12.30pm Researching Carnivals will showcase documents in the collections featuring the tradition of Guy Fawkes carnivals and provide guidance on using the resources of Somerset Archives

There will be a special behind-the-scenes guided tour on Tuesday, November 26.During the tour visitors will hear about the collections from an expert and will also view the purpose-built strongrooms and stores.

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