Blogs

06 December 2012

It's official - John Bishop's episode is on tonight and it's a great show to round the series off with, says Claire Vaughan, Deputy Editor

29 November 2012

If you're like me you'll be frustrated by missing marriages on your tree, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan. This month, we have some ideas to help you track them down…

22 November 2012

With the Christmas issue about to hit the shops, the team have been musing on the high points of 2012, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan

15 November 2012

Newspapers are a powerful tool for uncovering the life and times of your ancestors, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan – and accessing the archives has just got even easier…

08 November 2012

All those who gave their lives for their country should be celebrated, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan – and there are some poignant ways to remember them this year…

01 November 2012

Ghosts and witches haunted the streets last night, but your census research needn't be a nightmare, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan

25 October 2012

WDYTYA? is all but over for another year, but there is something to lift the dark nights ahead, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan

18 October 2012

Following John Barnes' episode, deputy editor Claire Vaughan thinks she has spotted a theme in this year's series of WDYTYA?

11 October 2012

Find out what Celia Imrie made of the aristocratic movers and shakers in her heritage, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan

04 October 2012

If you missed your WDYTYA? fix last night, we have something to fill the family history gap, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan

26 September 2012

William Roache's episode showcased a grandmother to be proud of, says Sarah Williams

20 September 2012

Enjoyed the revelations on Alex Kingston's episode last night? We can all have a Moll Flanders moment, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan

13 September 2012

Hugh Dennis's fascinating Who Do You Think You Are? highlights something we should all do more of, says deputy editor Claire Vaughan

06 September 2012

The unseen footage for Annie Lennox's episode reveals a lot more about the singer, says Sarah Williams

30 August 2012

Our new editorial assistant, Jon Bauckham, introduces himself and reflects upon Patrick Stewart’s episode last night

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