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Family History Journal 18 June 2015
Our Journal for June 2015 is now available at the link below. Please use the contact form, left, if you have an article you would like to submit for publication.
Family History June 2015

IHGS June Newsletter 1 June 2015
Our latest newsletter is available to download.
Newsletter 166

IHGS May Newsletter 1 May 2015
Our latest newsletter is ready to download.
Newsletter 165

New Online Course in Heraldry 16 April 2015
A comprehensive six module course in Heraldry. The course is suitable for both beginners and those with some knowledge of Heraldry. The course has also been designed as a complete course for those wishing to take The Heraldry Society examination. For more details and a syllabus of study contact or download the pdf
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Who Do You Think You Are? Live at NEC 16 April 2015
Come and visit us at stand 120 Thursday 16th- Saturday 18th April.

IHGS April Newsletter 1 April 2015
Our latest newsletter is now available to download.
Newsletter 164

Family History Beyond the Internet - Day Course 23 March 2015
16th May 2015 This day school will introduce students to records commonly encountered prior to the early nineteenth century- many of which are not available on the internet. Many people progress quickly with their ancestry through the records of the General Registration and the census but struggle to move on to earlier sources. This day school aims to introduce students to the wealth of parochial and local material available.
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How to Trace Yor Family History - Day Course 9 March 2015
9th May 2015 This course is aimed at those people just starting out within this fascinating subject. Some of the topics under discussion will include family records, birth, marriage and death certificates, censuses and compiling pedigrees. A thorough grounding in the basic sources will enable students to make an excellent start in tracing their own family history.
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IHGS March Newsletter 7 March 2015
Our latest newsletter is now available to download.
Newsletter 163

IHGS February Newsletter 3 February 2015
The latest edition of the newsletter is now available to download.
Newsletter 162

IHGS January Newsletter 7 January 2015
The latest edition of the newsletter is now available to download.
Newsletter 161

Professional Approach 7th March 2015 7 January 2015
Places are filling up fast for this ever popular day seminar. If you wish to develop your hobby into a part or full time occupation then this seminar day will provide invaluable advice and assistance. All genealogists, whether practising or not, are invited to join in discussion of research and business practices. The day will be led by professional genealogists who have confirmed as Richard Baker, Caroline Gibb, Celia Heritage and Elizabeth Yule alongside Paul Carter who will be providing expert advice on web design.

IHGS Newsletter December 2 December 2014
The latest edition of the newsletter is now available to download.
Newsletter 160

Christmas Closure 11 November 2014
The Institute and it's library will be closed from Wednesday 24th December and will reopen on Monday 5th January 2015.

IHGS November Newsletter 4 November 2014
Our latest newsletter is now available to download
Newsletter 159

Mailing Lists 15 October 2014
Please note that we are cleaning our mailing lists. If you begin to receive the wrong emails, please let us know so we can correct it. In addition, former students who had not transferred over to the Newsletter list will be moved. Please either let us know ('contact us') or unsubscribe if you consider this incorrect.

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