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IHGS November Newsletter 2 November 2015
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IHGS September 2015 7 September 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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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
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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
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IHGS February Newsletter 3 February 2015
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