Digital Gladstone Volunteers

The Digital Gladstone volunteer team help us realise the project’s aims and objectives, working with the letters on tasks such as transcribing.

This is the section of the site where we get to know the team a little better; their backgrounds, motivations and successes. You can navigate these interviews below:

Sarah Batley

Julian Waite

Karen Roberts

Laura Glancey

David Lea

Gina Hill

Chris Wain

If you are interested in becoming a part of the Digital Gladstone volunteer team, you can download the volunteer information pack here, and the specific Digital Gladstone volunteer details here. You can apply by emailing

At the moment the volunteer team is physically based at Gladstone's Library. However, we expect there to be opportunities in the future for remote transcription volunteers. Please email Louisa Yates at the above address to register your interest.