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We take a look at the latest family history special offers - including discount Findmypast subscriptions, early bird tickets to The Family History Show in Bristol and more
Brian McKechnie and Emily Oldroyd of FamilySearch explain how you can help transcribe nonconformist records
Bruno Pappalardo of the Royal Navy First World War Lives at Sea project explains how you can help transcribe First World War Royal Navy service records
Corinne Brazier of the West Midlands Police Museum explains how you can help transcribe 19th century police records
Hannah Bell of the Internment Research Centre explains how you can help uncover records of civilians and soldiers detained in Stobs Camp in the First World War
The travel company’s 178-year-old archive will return to the county where it was founded after rescue efforts
The ODNB has announced 228 new additions to commemorate the ‘year of celebrity deaths’ in 2016
Our online volunteer family history event returns on 4 February - here are the projects we're supporting, and how you can get involved
We take a look at the top TV and radio programmes for family historians this Christmas - including A Merry Tudor Christmas with Lucy Worsley, A Christmas Carol and more
Digital Panopticon researchers analysed criminal records to reveal how our ancestors' tattoos changed over time
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