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Findmypast has released new records of people who fought on both sides in the struggle for Irish independence
Living DNA, along with German genealogists, is seeking volunteers with four locally born grandparents
Plus: TheGenealogist releases British in India collection; Findmypast unveils 'Six Counties in Six Months' project; Methodist Heritage seeks volunteer transcribers
The 13th annual Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE show opened its doors to visitors this morning, attracting hundreds of family historians from across the UK and beyond
HM Revenue & Customs has hired a team of financial genealogists to help address the deficit created by our ancestors, estimated to be “millions of pounds”
Plus: New look for National Army Museum; GRO trial reaches final phase; Historic colour tithe maps go online; Newly digitised index cards reveal Jewish persecution
The free Chelsea museum has undergone a major revamp, featuring five new permanent galleries that tell the story of the British Army from past to present
Plus: FamilySearch indexes more of its Derbyshire parish registers collection and Findmypast adds Scottish Post Office directories and Anglo-Boer War records 
Discover the story of Raleigh bikes with rare footage, catch up on the final Who Do You Think You Are? episode of series 13 and learn about 18th century criminals 
Plus: Findmypast publishes Northamptonshire records; New family history journal to launch in April; Free Irish documents and photographs go online
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