Visit our Archives

Opening hours:

Our archives are available by appointment only during weekdays. To organise a time slot for your visit please contact our archivist either by email at archives@white-ribbon.org.uk or by phone 0121 744 3214. Records need to be ordered at least 2 working days in advance of your visit.

Guidelines for Visits:

Following the lifting of Covid restrictions and in order to keep both visitors and staff safe, we ask you not visit us if you are unwell, or if you or any member of your household is displaying symptoms of COVID-19. Please do not visit and ensure you follow Government guidance.

  • A date and time slot will be allocated which will be agreed prior to visit
  • Please be respectful of others’ space
  • Hand sanitisers will be available
  • There will be an increased level of cleaning of equipment and surfaces

Visits to the archives may change without notice, following any new Covid-19 restrictions or changes to Government guidance

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/covid-19-coronavirus-restrictions-what-you-can-and-cannot-do

Facilities:

White Ribbon Association Headquarters, (including the archives and study area) are located in a converted residential house. Limited parking is available for visitors to the archives.

Wifi and power points are available within the study area. Visitors can use pencil and paper (no pens) or their own laptops to make notes.

It is recommended that you bring your lunch and refreshments with you! There are shops and restaurants nearby but these are several minutes’ drive away. No food or drinks are permitted in the study area.

Reproduction of Archive Material:

Permission must be requested and granted before taking any images of archive material in our collection. Copies of material from the White Ribbon archive may only be used for non-commercial research or private study purposes.

Local travel links:

The nearest train stations are Solihull, Shirley and Birmingham International. Trains frequently run from Birmingham city centre to these stations and you will then require a taxi to reach us.

 

Our Headquarters address:

Rosalind Carlisle House

341 Tanworth Lane

Shirley

Solihull

West Midlands

B90 4DU

Tel: 0121 744 3214