Family history research

News
20 May 2020

The History Begins at Home Twitter and Facebook accounts suggest questions you can ask your older relatives to learn about their lives

 
News
21 April 2020

The 12 questions are designed to help family historians stay in touch with older relatives during the coronavirus lockdown

News
19 March 2020

From writing down your memories to starting an online course, we've picked some fun family history challenges to help our readers through the crisis

News
11 December 2019

Margaret Haig of the Government’s Intellectual Property Office explains everything that family historians need to know about copyright law

Blog
21 August 2019

You might not appear on Who Do You Think You Are?, but you can still research your family history at home with these simple steps for beginners

News
08 July 2019

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine reader Anne Clark tells Claire Vaughan about her husband's family connection to a tennis pioneer

News
06 December 2017

In our new issue, TV genealogist Laura Berry picks her 10 essential records for family historians. Test your knowledge of these top sources with our quiz

Blog
20 September 2017

Jonathan Scott asked five genealogical movers and shakers for their brick-wall busting top tips. Here’s what they came up with…

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