Forthcoming events of interest to the family historian are as follows:
- Saturday 19th November - Lanarkshire FHS's Military & Family History Day, Blantyre;
- Saturday 19th November - GOONS Railway Records Seminar, Swindon (places still available, I think - but be quick);
- Friday 25th November - TNA Catalogue Day, London (need to book);
- Sunday 20th November - London Alexandra Palace Book Fair;
- Sunday 20th November - Dorchester Book Fair;
- Saturday 19th November - Durham Postcard, Cigarette Card & Stamp Fair, County Hall, Durham City, DH1 5UL (10am-3pm). Please check with organiser Gareth Burgess on (01368) 860365 before travelling;
- Saturday 19th November - Chester Postcard Fair;
- 17th-30th November - Scotland's History Festival, Edinburgh (many events need to be booked);
- See top of right-hand column of this page for news of perhaps the biggest Postcard Fair of the year in Birmingham on 4th December!
Nick Barratt and Laura Berry have posted a 10-minute 'Top Ten Tips' video presentation on their 'Family History Show' YouTube Channel. That now makes a total of five little videos for you to watch on the site.
Users of the Family Historian computer package will be interested to learn of the imminent release of version 5. Get it from the horse's mouth, here.
A curious offering has been brought to our attention by the Family Tree blog, namely, a website charting the history of English Nuns in exile during 1600-1800.
A wee preview of this Thursday's Find My Past TV show can be found here.
Just a reminder that there is a special offer from CW & S Parkinson Genealogical Storage for readers of this blog - see the 'New Products' tab above for full details.