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The wait is over! Who Do You Think You Are? returns this summer with a star-studded list of celebrities discovering their family history
Even if you’re too old to take your GCSEs and A-levels this summer, you can learn more about the history of exams – and try out exam questions from the past
In many villages, it wouldn’t be May without one. Caroline Roope reveals the surprisingly tangled history of maypoles
On DNA Day, Jerome De Groot reveals his research into family historians' responses to DNA testing - from breaking through brick walls to privacy concerns
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