Check out The National Archives website for news of a major forthcoming conference entitled Celebrating the Census on Saturday 1st October 2011. This is gonna be a big event, guys, so you may want to give it some serious consideration - though not all details are available as yet, it seems. Discount available for early-bird bookings.
FindMyPast Ireland have unveiled the latest addition to their website: The Post Office Annual Directory Calendar for Dublin 1843 & 1858.
The August edition of WDYTYA? Magazine is now available. It's their 50th issue, so it's sure to be a bit special.
Those within striking distance of Cambridge may be interested in the Books and Babies exhibition at Cambridge University Library. Runs until 23rd December.
And here's a round-up of forthcoming fairs, etc:
- Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th July - Stourhead Book Fair, Wilts;
- Sunday 17th July - Woodbridge Book Fair.
A reminder, too, about the forthcoming Scotland's Family Tree AGM in Perth on Saturday 30th July.
And a promised a mention for Teesside Archives' programme of talks and events, beginning with a splendid-looking film show on 23rd July. I will remind all you Teessiders of the heavy Autumnal programme a little nearer the time - but it's all up there on the website. You must book in advance.
Heard the one about the Irish polar bears? Check the story out here.