BBC London Family History Day
When:Sunday 12th February 11-5pm
Where: British Library, St Pancras, 96 Euston Road , London, NW1 2DB
Researching your family history has never been easier or more
popular, with access to many records available online. But what if
you reach a blockage in your ancestoral detective work? Or if you've
been inspired by the BBC2 series, Who Do You Think You Are?, but
don't know how to start? Come along to BBC London's Family History
day and get help and inspiration for your own research.
You'll be able to attend family history talks by experts, join in
creative workshops for children, adults and families and enjoy poetry
performances. You'll get the opportunity to see a range of London-
based and specialist family history groups under one roof, including
The Origins Network www.originsnetwork.com
You can also have one-to-one sessions with experts on a range of
subjects including getting started in family research, tracing
Caribbean or Asian family history, Irish and Jewish genealogy, using
military records and using online resources.
Everything is FREE you need to BOOK A TICKET to attend the day,
you'll also need to RESERVE YOUR PLACE at talks and some workshops
MUST be booked in ADVANCE. Call the British Library booking and
information line 020 7412 7331 to book your tickets and they'll be
sent to you in the post.
For a full programme for the day - please see www.bbc.co.uk/london