OK then, we'll kick off (as we so often do) with Peter Calver's excellent Lost Cousins newsletter.
If you're interested in what's going-on at TheGenealogist/S&N Genealogy Supplies, then you should bookmark this page - where you will find their latest releases (most recent being Militia records and Cheshire stuff).
Important news from TNA/DeceasedOnline.
A couple of news items from TNA:
- Launching the new-look TNA website;
- Seeking new delegates for the TNA User Advisory Group (and here's a related item about those interested in TNA's activities).
Have an Electrical Engineering Apprentice in your family? Take a look at the latest release from FindMyPast.
An interesting report/update on Scottish developments from Chris Paton.
Latest update from the Parish Chest.
Another (free) issue of Irish Lives Remembered has been uploaded.
Latest Eneclann newsletter.
An interesting article from the BBC about 'Death in the Digital Age'.
Welsh researchers take note, here.
Looking for Scottish university records?
The usual weekly round-up of interesting history links from the Two Nerdy History Girls.
Usual stuff from the BBC:
- The week's 'History Headlines';
- Latest Podcast;
- November issue of 'BBC History Magazine';
- Upcoming history TV/radio.
And, of course, here's your forthcoming events:
- Friday 18th to Sunday 20th October - Back To Our Past event, Dublin (see also here and here);
- Saturday 19th October - Romany & Traveller FHS Open Day, Hadlow;
- Saturday 19th October - Suffolk FHS Family History Fair, Needham Market;
- Saturday 19th October - Heritage Showcase, Farnham (with some family history!);
- Saturday 19th October - Bury St.Edmunds Book Fair;
- Saturday 19th October - Edinburgh Book Fair;
- Sunday 20th October - Bradfield Family & Local History Day;
- Sunday 20th October - Storrington Family History Day;
- Sunday 20th October - Hastings & Rother Family & Local History Fair, Hastings;
- Sunday 20th October - Poole Book Fair;
- Scotland's upcoming History Festival;
- ScotlandsPeople Taster Sessions, Angus Archives;
- National Library of Scotland events;
- Offaly workshops;
- Upcoming Postcard Fairs (please check with organisers before travelling a long way). BTW, there's also the SCOTEX 2013 Fair at Perth during 18th-19th October;
- The BBC's 'Things To Do' page.