Meet some of our wonderful volunteers, and find out what they do here and why they do it...
"I can indulge an enthusiasm for local history, for some rigorous research to keep me intellectually active and questioning, and I can hopefully pass on some of my teaching experience and knowledge."
3D architectural modeller
"I came to Brighton and found a great project focusing on local heritage, I've now spent several months developing a set of 3D models that illustrate how the town developed over the last 200 years."
Librarian and archivist
"As a result of this work, I decided to study for an archives qualification, and in 2012 I obtained a Masters in Archive Administration."
MyHouseMyStreet researcher, Denman enthusiast
"The variety of things that are achievable here, plus a continuous flow of like-minded volunteers, have kept me interested for three years or so."
Historic building conservator
"I wanted to do something to rebuild my confidence and regain a sense of purpose. Most of all I wanted to work with my hands."