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Travelling ancestors in South London? Guided walk on Saturday 14 May 2022 Posted May 05, 2022 By Web Master

Did your Gypsy/Traveller people live or work in or around Wardley Street, Wandsworth? If so, you might be interested in a guided walk that takes

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Save 50% on the 1921 census this weekend: Friday 22 to Monday 25 April 2022 Posted Apr 21, 2022 By Web Master

Find My Past are offering a discount of 50% on the 1921 census this weekend. The half-price offer is available to you from 10.00 BST

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Where could your Romany, Traveller or Fairground ancestors have been on Census Day 1921? Our list of key events could help Posted Jan 06, 2022 By Web Master

The 1921 Census for England and Wales has been released today – Thursday 6 January 2022 – by Find My Past and is available to

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Free military records at Find My Past until Monday 15 November 2021 Posted Nov 13, 2021 By Web Master

Find My Past are offering free access to their military records from now until 10am UK time on Monday 15 November 2021, in commemoration of

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Meet the RTFHS team online this Friday and Saturday at the FHF Really Useful Family History Show Posted Nov 11, 2021 By Web Master

The Family History Federation (FHF) is holding its next virtual family history show online this week. It’s on the evening of Friday 12 November from

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UK Wartime Records: free access until 12 November 2021 on Ancestry Posted Nov 07, 2021 By Web Master

To remember all those men and women who served and died in past conflicts, Ancestry are offering free access to all their UK Wartime Records

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1921 census for England and Wales to be launched by Find My Past on 6 January 2022 Posted Oct 27, 2021 By Web Master

Find My Past has announced this morning that the 1921 census for England and Wales will be launched by them and be exclusively available from

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The origins of Scottish Travellers? Join a new genetic study with the University of Edinburgh Posted Oct 25, 2021 By Web Master

Interested in the origins of Scottish Travellers? You could help researchers at the University of Edinburgh. They are looking for people who have at least

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Say “hello” to the RTFHS team online on Saturday 2 October 2021 at the free Oxfordshire Family History Society “ZoomFair” Posted Sep 27, 2021 By Web Master

Come along and meet the RTFHS team virtually this Saturday at the Oxfordshire Family History Society’s first online family history fair: their “ZoomFair”. We look

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Get a 40% ticket discount now and meet the RTFHS team this Saturday – 25 September 2021 – at the Family History Show online Posted Sep 20, 2021 By Web Master

A virtual online version of this popular Family History Show takes place this Saturday – 25 September 2021 – from 10.00 until 16.30 UK time.

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Free access offered for selected historic newspapers with British Newspaper Archive and also with the Newspaper Collection at Find My Past Posted Aug 13, 2021 By Web Master

The British Newspaper Archive website (BNA) and the Newspaper Collection on the Find My Past site are now offering permanent free access to selected newspapers

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Gypsy/Traveller heritage: free exhibition at Poole Museum until 5 September 2021 Posted Jul 10, 2021 By Web Master

“Unearthed: Gypsy and Traveller heritage in Poole” is a current exhibition at the Museum in Poole, Dorset, on until¬†5 September 2021. It looks at the

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