Renew or Update Your Details

Renew or update your details in the members portal (VeryConnect).

Access the Members’ Area

You will need to log in via the members portal (Very Connect) to access the material in the Members’ area. Once logged in you will have access to:

  • The Bookshop Discount Code which will give you a 20% discount on purchases in the bookshop at Kew and online
  • The Talks Programme area with dates for the next behind-the-scenes tours and recordings of many past talks
  • The Publications area, including the current editon of the members’ magazine Magna and all past copies from 2011 onwards
  • Online-only articles and selected articles from Magna
  • The Blog about the work and activities of the Friends
  • Podcasts to complement the articles and showcase the wide range of material held in The National Archives
  • The Governance section with information about upcoming and past AGMs, including minutes from the meetings, the FTNA Constitution and CIO membership

Behind-the-Scenes Tours of The National Archives

As a member of the Friends, you can attend free behind-the-scenes guided tours of The National Archives twice a year. To find out more, login and then visit the Talks Programme page.

Questions about your membership?

Any specific membership questions should be sent to:

This is a shared members’ area so we welcome suggestions and ideas about how it can be developed with other features that could be included. Please contact:

Gift Aid Declaration Form

Download a Gift Aid Declaration form here.