South East Essex Community Archives

Launch speeches at ERO 2nd April 2011

By Phil Coley

The launch event for the South East Essex Community Archive Network (SEECAN) took place at the Essex Record Office (ERO) in Chelmsford on the 2nd April 2011. These videos are a record of the launch speeches.

All videos courtesy Christine Coley.

SEECAN Launch ( 2 of 6) - Cllr R. Bass

Councillor Rodney Bass, as the Chairman of Essex County Council, formally launches SEECAN.

SEECAN Launch (3 of 6) - Cllr J. Lucas

Councillor Jeremy Lucas, the Cabinet Member for Heritage, Culture and the Arts, explains what Community Archives are about.

SEECAN Launch (4 of 6) - Mr R. Swanston

Mr Roy Swanston, committee member on the HLF East of England Committee, talks about the importance of Community Archives to the HLF.

SEECAN Launch (5 of 6) - Ms M. Stead

Ms Miriam Stead, the Head of Heritage and Arts for the ERO, thanks the various people involved in the project.

SEECAN Launch (6 of 6) - Mr K. Porter

Mr Ken Porter, the Chairman of the Laindon & District Community Archive, thanks the Essex County Council and the HLF on behalf of the six Community Archive groups.

This page was added by Phil Coley on 03/04/2011.