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Gritty Victorian drama Ripper Street makes its BBC One comeback, while Long Lost Family looks back on highlights from earlier series
The brand new series of Who Do You Think You Are? will kick off on Thursday 13 August
Plus: Australian convict records hit Findmypast; Associated Press to upload footage to YouTube; Durham Records Online expands collections
Details of seat-holders at 18 London synagogues between 1920-1939 have been released on the web
Plus: IGRS transcribes historic Ballymena census; Brunel museum receives £4.78 million boost; East London project preserves residents' names
The early lives of Virginia Woolf and the 'Bloomsbury Set' are explored in a new BBC drama, while singer Kelly Clarkson appears in WDYTYA? USA
Plus: Essex sights and sounds to be saved; parish record site given makeover; Guild of One-Name Studies recruits 7000th member
Details of women who earned medals while serving in the Territorial Force Nursing Service during WW1 have been made available to explore on Forces War Records
In its centenary year, Lucy Worsley looks back at the history of the Women's Institute, examining the more radical side of the organisation founded in a garden shed in 1915
HRH Princess Alexandra attended the opening of the UK's first Huguenot Museum in Rochester on Monday  
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