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Plus: Beginner family history course to begin; Scottish seafarer deaths added to ScotlandsPeople; Ancestry digitises new Yorkshire records
Choirmaster Gareth Malone investigates his showbiz heritage in WDYTYA?, while there are two emotional reunions in Long Lost Family
Mark Thomson will succeed Paul Pugh as head of the General Register Office (GRO), having previously served as Managing Director of Royal Mail International
Plus: Week of family history events to begin in Angus; Hamilton and Paisley paternity records digitised; 121-year-old time capsule found
Jerry Hall traces her English heritage in Who Do You Think You Are?, while other highlights include two programmes about Scottish history
Plus: Free 19th-century boundary tool goes online; Irish government pulls plug on certificate scheme; First World War deserters revealed on Findmypast
Sir Derek Jacobi discovers Huguenot connections in Who Do You Think You Are?, while there's a chance to catch a classic episode of Find My Past
Plus: Merseyside photographs published online; Cornish archive project receives funding; Author seeks family historians with suffrage links
Learn more about next week's episode of Who Do You Think You Are?, which sees Jane Seymour learn more about her Jewish roots
More than 300,000 records of burials at Camberwell Old and Camberwell New cemeteries in South London have been made available to explore on Deceased Online
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