TownsWeb Archiving Blog

Stamp of approval: Digitising the British Postal Museum image collection

The British Postal Museum & Archive (BPMA) required professionally produced digital images delivered in a short space of time, which TownsWeb Archiving were able to achieve by allocating its own team to work onsite over a ten-day period. The BMPA are now looking at ways to make the collection publicly […]

Top 10 Tips for Transcribing Handwritten Records

Despite being lovely to look at, handwritten records (especially old copperplate style) can be notoriously difficult to read. However, in order to make your archival content searchable (online or via an internal system) the only option is to work with a supplier who has experience of transcribing this type of […]

Spennymoor Council use TWA Chronicle Lite to administer funerals

Spennymoor Town Council purchased the TWA Chronicle Lite system to administer their funerals. This software is accessed online and offers a very simple way of recording records that would normally be entered in to Index, Burial Registers and Grave Registers.  Our Chronicle Pro system also offers a full diary and memorial […]