Agents of Future Promise

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This project is a collaboration between three researchers at the University of Leeds, Cardiff and Huddersfield. The core team are:

laura kingPrincipal Investigator: Laura King, School of History, University of Leeds, a historian of family life, parenting and children in modern Britain.







VickyCo-Investigator: Vicky Crewe, School of History, Archaeology and Religion, University of Cardiff, an archaeologist with expertise in material culture and the history of childhood.






LindseyCo-Investigator: Lindsey Dodd, School of Music, Humanities and Media, University of Huddersfield, a historian of children and the Second World War in France.





FionaPolicy Advisor: Fiona Holland, History & Policy, the Public Affairs Manager of History & Policy, an organisation which brings together historians and policy makers.







Our two formal partners for this project are Save the Children and War Child.



And we’re funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.


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