Imagining History

The YWSP runs a series of Imagining History workshops in amazing historical sites throughout the UK, where experts guide you in active historical research, and show you how to start putting your ideas down on paper.  Go to the Imagining History Facebook page for more details of this year’s workshops!

The 2018 programme included:

12th  June    Trimontium, Borders  (11-15 yrs)

19th June      Trinity House of Leith, Edinburgh (11-15 yrs)

20th June      Trinity House of Leith, Edinburgh  (16-19 yrs)

22nd June     Bowhill, Borders (16 -19 yrs)

26th June      Boughton, Northants (11-15 yrs)

27th June      Boughton, Northants (16-19 yrs)

5th July         Sutton Hoo, Suffolk (16-19 yrs)

6th July         Blickling, Norfolk (11-15 yrs)

9th July         Great Yarmouth, Norfolk (16-19 yrs)

10-13th July  Norwich Castle residency (16-19 yrs)

If you are interested in taking part, or in hosting a workshop if you are a teacher or youth worker, please contact Alan Caig Wilson at

‘Not just about taking in the facts, but about how to compose your own’
(Imagining History participant, Bowhill)