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01 July 2016

A century on from the Battle of the Somme, Jacqueline Wadsworth reveals how nervous British troops prepared for the 'big push' through their heartbreaking letters sent back home

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26 May 2016

The First World War is mostly remembered for its trench warfare, but the navy also saw action and with new online resources there's plenty to discover about your naval kin

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19 May 2016

Laura Berry shares details of five online resources that can be used for tracing baptism, marriage and burial records without costing a penny

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17 March 2016

The centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising provides family historians with even more opportunities to investigate their 20th-century Irish ancestors. Nicola Morris reveals five types of records that can help you discover more

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25 February 2016

Hit a brick wall trying to trace your ancestor's birth record? Who Do You Think You Are? TV series genealogist Laura Berry reveals her top tips for finding those elusive documents...

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26 January 2016

We look into our crystal ball to see what the UK's leading genealogy subscription websites will offer customers in 2016

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12 January 2016

If you can't name your great grandparents, then follow these simple steps and add a generation to your family tree #addageneration  

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12 January 2016

Step by step guide to finding and ordering birth, marriage and death certificates for England and Wales via the General Record Office (GRO)

Blog
02 November 2015

It's the biggest online data release for English and Welsh genealogy since the 1911 census. Find out more about today's release of the 1939 Register and how it could help your research.

Blog
01 October 2015

Hannah Richards looks at the resources available for researching the story of individuals living in India at the time of the country’s Partition in 1947

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