Kilburn Kensal Green collage


These are associates of WLHS, local history organisations or websites of local history interest. If you’d like to add a resource to this list, please contact us.

Brent Archives is here to help you find out more about the history of the local area. On the days that the Archives are open you are welcome to drop in and use the materials available in the search room including local pamphlet boxes, local history books, directories and electoral registers.

Images of London

Images of London website offers a large selection of historic photos of many London locations. The collection features over 2,000 reproductions of old postcards, making it a valuable source for local history research.

Brent Heritage Walks and Trails

Guided tours, downloadable history trails and family workshops will show you how to step into the stories behind Brent’s local history.  Part of Being Brent project.


The British Association for Local History

The national charity which promotes local history and serves local historians.

The Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery

Britain’s most prestigious cemetery.

Camden Local History Society.

Since 1970, we have worked voluntarily to research the social and architectural history of an area that stretches from Highgate to Holborn and Kilburn to King’s Cross.

Kilburn and West Hampstead Blog 

Stories about the history of this area of London by Dick Weindling and Marianne Colloms