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A new centre is now open at the Imperial War Museum in London, giving family historians improved access to its major military archives.
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Records of people travelling to New Zealand in the first half of the 20th century are now available to explore online thanks to a new website raising money for charity.
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One of the most pivotal years in British history and this summer's best historic days out are the subject of two new special issues from BBC History Magazine.
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Nearly 40 million British newspaper pages spanning three and a half centuries will be made available to search online over the next ten years thanks to a huge new digitisation project.
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More than 150,000 medal cards recording the honours awarded merchant seamen during the First World War are available to browse online for the first time.
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Our new June issue features a step-by-step guide to accessing the 1939 Register – and you can now apply for the information via a dedicated website.
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As Who Do You Think You Are? returns to our screens, we go behind the scenes to meet the nine new celebrities. Plus there's our guide to getting started on a budget, expert tips on how to find apprentices, estate records and Northern Irish kin, and much more...
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If you're a member of a local or family history group that has recently completed a research project, we'd love to hear from you.
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More than 97,000 records of servicemen pensioned out of the British Army at the end of the 19th century have been added to the Chelsea Pensioners collection at Findmypast.co.uk.
With election day finally here, our regular columnist Alan Crosby takes a look at the very different choices on offer for voters 200 years ago
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