Bringing family history to life
Experience four days of remembrance and research in London, including 4* accommodation and guided tours, for a special price of £399
Plus: Ancestry adds transportation records; Bexley records go online for the first time; ScotlandsPeople to be taken offline next month; Stirling Poor Relief indexes hit the web
A new BBC Four documentary charts the history of the iconic ocean liner Queen Mary, while Rashida Jones receives the WDYTYA? treatment in the stateside version of the series
First World War Project Map
Explore First World War projects from around the UK and add your project to this interactive map
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From Metropolitan policemen to convicts transported to Australia, our selection of practical guides show you the websites and archives that will help you find your forebears.
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