How to join

The Society is a membership organisation, open to individuals, organisations, libraries and other institutions. A copy of the society’s annual journal NELH: North East History is sent to you as part of your membership.

Annual subscription rates are:

  • Individuals (full rate): £20
  • Students, unwaged: £10
  • Institutions: £25

Please add £5 if international postage is required.

To join, please open and print the membership form and standing order from this link:

NELH Membership Form

…and return to:

Judith McSwaine
NELHS Treasurer
12 Whitfield Road
Forest Hall
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE12 7LJ

For further information, please e-mail: .

We have a Data Protection policy to protect the information we hold about you. This can be accessed here.

It is not necessary to be a member of the Society to participate in discussions in our on-line forum, but you do need to subscribe. If you would like to do this, please e-mail for a password and log-in information.