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Blogging the Ted Gundry Collection

On Thursday 14 April 2016 Ted Gundry passed away, aged 82. Ted was a veteran radio broadcaster, and one of the founding members of BBC Radio Cornwall. In…

Books in the Elizabeth Treffry Collection

The Elizabeth Treffry Reading Room

Azook Community Interest Company is pleased to announce a partnership with the Hypatia Trust. The project will create a reading room for the Elizabeth Treffry Collection, an important…

Digital Asset Management at Azook

During our Heritage Lottery Fund supported Re:collect project we digitised over 40,000 historic photographs, films, and audio recordings. The collections created many terabytes of data, all carefully organised,…

Online collection of Cornish history a huge success

The public response to our cornishmemory.com, our online collection of historic Cornish photographs, films and recordings, has been wonderful. Shortly after we re-launched the website with 31,500 items in…

Announcing the relaunch of cornishmemory.com

Today Azook are pleased to announce the relaunch of cornishmemory.com, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund as the Re:collect project comes to an end. The new website features nearly 31,500…

Azook CIC have moved to Krowji, Redruth

As of October 2015 Azook Community Interest Company have moved to new offices at Krowji, Redruth. Our new address is: Azook CIC Krowji, West Park, Redruth, Cornwall, UK…

Azook is moving to Krowji

The team at Azook have been a whirlwind of activity this year. Re:collect, our Cornwall-wide digitisation project will finish at the end of October, and MemoryFish, our fishing…

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MemoryFish Community Day in Newlyn, Saturday 22nd August

We will be taking our MemoryFish archive and photographic exhibition to the Seafood Cornwall Training Hub on the Strand in Newlyn on Saturday. The photographs have been collected…

cornishmemory Roadshow at Stithians for the Cornish Steam and Country Fair

The team were wonderfully looked after by the Stithians Cornish Steam and Country Fair. Thank you! Although the weather on Thursday did not bode well for the three…

A Great Roadshow Day Out in Launceston!

We took the Roadshow Digitisation Trailer and team to Launceston today. We had a tremendous response from lots of passers by both local residents and many from other…