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Heraldry Day Course 20th February 1 February 2016
We are please to confirm the course is running and bookings will be taken up to 18th February.
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Professional Approach 5th March 2016 6 January 2016
If you wish to develop your hobby into a part or full time occupation then this seminar day will provide invaluable advice and guidance. All genealogists, whether practising or not, are invited to join in the discussion of research and business practices. Led by genealogists, including Karen Cummings and Celia Heritage and and web designer, Paul Carter the seminar will discuss all aspects of starting up and running a genealogical business.

Places are limited so book early.
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IHGS January Newsletter 5 January 2016
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IHGS December Newsletter 2 December 2015
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Christmas Opening Times 30 November 2015
The Institute and it's library will be closed from the 23rd December and will reopen on the 4th January.

IHGS November Newsletter 2 November 2015
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IHGS October Newsletter 2 October 2015
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IHGS September 2015 7 September 2015
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IHGS August Newsletter 4 August 2015
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Examination Results 2015 28 July 2015
The Higher Certificate in Genealogy was awarded to H Boase, F Calder, A Carter, I Cumming, T Green, L Jackson, D Lingwood, C Pilkington and J Shorthouse. The Diploma in Genealogy went to L Browne, D Davies, J Howard and R Whitworth.

We were pleased to see many of the successful candidates at our Awards Day. The certificates were presented by The Earl of Lytton, president of The Institute and photographs of the day can be seen on our facebook page.

Next year's examinations will take place on the 11th and 18th June 2016.

Canterbury Festival Talk - Date Change 28 July 2015
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS TALK HAS BEEN MOVED FROM TUESDAY 20 OCTOBER TO MONDAY 19 OCTOBER. 2pm A free talk by Dr. Richard Baker, on Canterbury Cathedral's South Porch. The design, heraldry and historical significance as an Agincourt memorial.

IHGS July Newsletter 8 July 2015
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IHGS June Newsletter 1 June 2015
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IHGS May Newsletter 1 May 2015
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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.

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