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Plus: ‘Staggeringly huge’ number of convict records available on new free history website; Family history companies appoint new CEOs; Plans for Cheshire history centres approved
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The Digital Panopticon project allows researchers to access thousands of records relating to convicted criminals
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The Battle of Britain could not have been won without support from the ground crew. Henry Buckton interviews the surviving personnel
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From mascots to war horses, we take a look at some of the surprising roles performed by animals in wartime Britain
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Plus: English heritage sites open doors this weekend; Midlands family history society changes name; Cheshire archives to move to local history centres
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Country-hating EastEnders actor Lisa Hammond was surprised to find some rural roots, as well as a moving Second World War tale. Jonathan Wright tells us more about her episode
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Phil Tomaselli explains how to trace British WW2 prisoners of war like Lisa Hammond did in her WDYTYA? episode
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Lisa Hammond is a lifelong Londoner who hates the countryside - but were her ancestors? Find out more about the locations she visited with this handy guide
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Lisa Hammond used military, legal and church records to uncover different parts of her family tree. We take a look at some of the most important documents seen on screen…
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EastEnders actress Lisa Hammond traces her family history on WDYTYA? on Thursday 7 September 2017. Here’s five things you might not know about the star…
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