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Simon Wills explains why anyone with West Country ancestry may share a link to Newfoundland cod with Katherine Ryan
Everything you need to know about the Canadian comedian’s appearance on Who Do You Think You Are?
Austerity, authoritarianism, public protest and ‘fake news’… Janette Martin explores the causes and effects of Peterloo, a tragedy that resonates just as strongly 200 years later
On Who Do You Think You Are?, Kate Winslet discovered her 3x great grandfather was a drum major in the Napoleonic Wars. Trace your ancestors in Wellington’s army with our guide
Everything you need to know about the Oscar-winning actor’s appearance on Who Do You Think You Are?
Jad Adams looks at the colourful lives of our ancestors who worked as travelling salesmen, as featured in the Whitehalls’ episode
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