Blogs

18 January 2012

Deputy editor Claire Vaughan reveals just how solving the mysterious death of a merchant seaman has lifted the mood in the office…

10 January 2012

The festivities are over but deputy editor Claire Vaughan has another date circled in her diary

21 December 2011

With just four days to go until Christmas, the Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine team is looking forward to what we're doing in our time away from work

14 December 2011

With family history more popular than it's ever been, Deputy editor Claire Vaughan wonders what keeps us all heading to the archives…     

07 December 2011

Deputy editor Claire Vaughan has been uncovering shocking stories about her ancestors in the British Newspaper archives   

29 November 2011

As the new British Newspaper Archive website launches, Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine editor Sarah Williams explains why it's such big news

16 November 2011

With the UK series now just a distant memory, deputy editor Claire Vaughan is looking forward to 'Season Two' of the US Who Do You Think You Are? 

10 November 2011

Among the flurry of recent online data releases, one in particular catches the eye of Deputy Editor Claire Vaughan this week

02 November 2011

While exploring your WDYTYA? stories, Deputy Editor Claire Vaughan contemplates the power of names

27 October 2011

As the Royal Society makes its historical journal free to access online, Deputy Editor Claire Vaughan ponders the family history benefits

20 October 2011

WDYTYA? may be over for this year but, says Deputy Editor Claire Vaughan, there are plenty of other exciting things to look forward to…

13 October 2011

As WDYTYA? draws to a close for this year, deputy editor Claire Vaughan looks back over the series and tries to choose her favourite episode

05 October 2011

A tragic story uncovered by Strictly judge Len Goodman inspires deputy editor Claire Vaughan to revisit the stories of her London ancestors

28 September 2011

Deputy editor Claire Vaughan gets to grips with findmypast.co.uk’s new Manchester collection and shares some of her favourite lesser-known sources for finding Mancunian roots…

22 September 2011

After watching Robin Gibb’s episode last night, deputy editor Claire Vaughan ponders the nature of heroism…

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