Bringing family history to life
For International DNA Day, Debbie Kennett explains why DNA testing is increasingly important in family history research
Findmypast has released new records of people who fought on both sides in the struggle for Irish independence
Living DNA, along with German genealogists, is seeking volunteers with four locally born grandparents
First World War Project Map
Explore First World War projects from around the UK and add your project to this interactive map
Don't know where to start with your family tree?
You're in the right place. With essential advice from expert genealogists, our beginner's guide is the best way to sow the seeds of your research and watch your family tree grow.
Let the experts help you trace your ancestors
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.
Click here to search our directory for all your researcher needs