This week's top special offers and discounts for family historians

By Rosemary Collins, 19 September 2018 - 10:27am

Every week, we scour the web to find the best online deals for family historians. This week, we've got free First World War Medal Rolls Index Cards and more

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Last updated Wednesday 19 September 2018

 

Ancestry
In the build up to the centenary of the end of the First World War, Ancestry is offering free access to its collection of over five million 1914-20 British Army Medal Rolls Index Cards. They provide a record of British soldiers who fought in the First World War, including their regiment, corps, rank and medal entitlement.

Medal Rolls Index Cards
Was: £69.99 a year subscription
Now: Free
Offer ends: 11 November 2018

 

Extraudionary
A newly-launched business is offering people the chance to create a unique audio record of their family history. Extraudionary creates amazing audio through digitally capturing voices, stories and memories, and transforming these into beautiful broadcast-quality programmes that can be enjoyed for years to come. For a limited time, they're offering Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine readers an exclusive 20% discount on a recording session - simply quote the code 'WDYTYA' when you make a booking.

Extraudionary Family History
Was: £260
Now: £208
Offer ends: 30 September 2018

Discount also applies to Extraudionary's Radio Programme and Radio Card products.

 

The Genealogy Show
Earlybird Admission Tickets to The Genealogy Show are now on sale with a 10% discount. The family history show will open in Birmingham's National Exhibition Centre in June 2019 and will offer talks by experts, stalls by family history experts, 20-minute personal consultations and more.

The Genealogy Show tickets
Was: £25 per weekend pass, £15 per ticket
Now: £22.50 per weekend pass, £13.50 per ticket
Offer ends: 23.59pm, 30 September 2018

 

New family history show offers chance for public to win Who Do You Think You Are? experience

 

The Family History Researcher Academy
The Family History Researcher Academy's English & Welsh Family History Course reveals the best records and resources to use for searching for your elusive English or Welsh ancestors on and offline. Following customer feedback, those who want to pay a one-off fee and receive all the modules in one package can now do so - with a special offer available until the end of September.

English & Welsh Family History Course
Was: £132
Now: £105 to get the lessons on a USB stick, £92.40 for the online course
Offer ends: 30 September 2018

You can also take a one-month trial of the course for £1 and pay an £11 monthly subscription afterwards.

 

Pen & Sword
Leading family history publisher Pen & Sword has released its autumn range and is offering 20% off RRP on all new titles. The books include The Great Famine: Irish Perspectives, A Tale of Two Spitfires and A Victorian Lady's Guide to Fashion and Beauty.

Pen & Sword
20% off new titles
Offer ends: Unknown

 

 

If you would like to offer a discount on family history products to our e-newsletter subscribers, please email rosemary.collins@immediate.co.uk.

 

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