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The database features almost 30,000 items, allowing members of the public to discover the charity's history
We pick this month's best historic TV and radio programmes, including a celebration of Great Britain's craft history and the cast of Emmerdale revisiting the First World War
We take a look at the latest family history records to go online, including Kent and Welsh parish records, school registers and more
Every week, we scour the web to find the best online deals for family historians. This week, we've got an exclusive 50% discount from Family Quilt and more
Ancestry has released the first stage of the Western Front Association pensions records, featuring naval records
To mark Huguenot Month, Kathy Chater explains how to find out if you are descended from refugees fleeing religious persecution in France
We talked to the DNA testing company about their new method for analysing customers' ethnicity
Plus: Documents discovered at The National Archives shed light on William Shakespeare's father; Reclaim the Records publishes New York State Birth Index
Plus: TheGenealogist releases Lloyd George Domesday Survey records for Brent; FamilySearch adds 1858-1957 will index
Ahead of the anniversary of the City of Benares disaster which killed 77 children, Janet Sacks explains how you can research the stories of overseas evacuees in the Second World War
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