Association Villard de
Honnecourt for Interdisciplinary Study of Medieval Science, Technology and
Art An organization to promote any and all aspects of
medieval topics relating to the practical sciences or technology; involved in
annual International Congresses on Medieval Studies held at Western Michigan
University in Kalamazoo, USA, and Leeds University, UK
History Association - promoting local history in the Avon
region and bringing together all those with an interest in it. ALHA was founded
in 1976 as an offshoot of a committee of the then new and thankfully now
defunct County of Avon. ALHA still flourishes as an independent organisation
owing nothing to local or national government.
"The Society holds regular meetings in
Bristol, Bath and Yate, and publishes a quarterly Journal. There is a Research
Room and an extensive publications program of resources for family historians.
Services are offered to both members and non-members"