Since the Mills Archive was founded, and with the help of the Heritage Lottery Fund, we have undertaken a number of major projects.

2002: Mills Archive online

Setting up our original online catalogue and working with the National Monuments Record of English Heritage and the Templeman Library of the University of Kent to cover the mills of Dorset and Nottinghamshire.

2004: North-east mills online

In collaboration with the North-East Mills Group to catalogue our holdings on mills in its region. 961 catalogue entries were created, of which 584 came from the Alan Stoyel Foundation Collection. Other sources included the collections of E.M. Gardner and J.K. Major.

2005: Kent millers' tales

To catalogue material on the milling heritage of Kent held by the Archive and by Kent County Council.

2008: Frank Gregory online

To work with the Sussex Mills Group to catalogue tens of thousands of items in Frank's collection belonging to the Weald and Downland Open Air Museum. In addition, to create a full biography of Frank's working life.

2013: Making friends, engaging people

To extend and improve our Friends organisation, part of the HLF’s Catalyst scheme to improve the long-term viability of charities such as ours.