Working from home is tricky for archivists. The archive is shut, the material we work with is inaccessible. We can't bring a couple of boxes of old documents home, or a volume of 18th century bound letters, and get on with cataloguing them from our ki
As the month of May continues, so too does a month of special devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary. With Spring and the promise of new life well under way, the Archives turn once again to the wonderful Blandyke Papers.
I am the gate of the sheepfold . Jesus is our access to where we want to be. He welcomes us, first, to himself. We go in, not brushing past him, but being helped through by him. He is gate and gatekeeper.