Mark Dunton

Mark Dunton joined The National Archives (formerly Public Record Office) in 1983 and has in-depth knowledge and experience of researching public records, specialising in post-1945 Britain.

Mark has given many public talks, many of which are available to download as podcasts from the National Archives website, and has been TNA media spokesperson on the annual release of government files under the 30-year rule since 2006. Mark has a BA in History from Exeter University, an MA in Archives and Records Management from University College London and an MA in War Studies from King's College London. His research interests include post-1945 British political, social and economic history and the policies of the Heath government in the early 1970s.