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Oct – Dec

“Potpourri of History”

Three online talks about Social History 

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Data Downloads

You may not be able to visit the archives but we’re making our data sets more readily available. We’ve added another 51 data sets to the shop – in PDF format to provide choice, flexibility and instant access in how you access data for Berkshire. Your purchase is automatically fulfilled as soon as you have […]

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Archive Closures

As England once again goes into lockdown to try and contain the spread of Covid-19, archive repositories have announced that they will be closed for the duration.  The Berkshire Record Office hopes to reopen on 3rd December, if circumstances and legislation permits. The National Archives haven’t published a reopening date but they have announced that […]

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Berkshire Echo

Hard on the heels of the last announcement about the Society of Genealogists, we have another new Journal Exchange arrangement – with the Berkshire Record Office.  Their newsletter, the “Berkshire Echo” is now available to members of Berkshire Family History Society, here You need to be logged in to view the page

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Member Interests are back!

After a brief sabbatical while we updated the website, Member Interests are back online. Collaborate with other members who are researching the same ancestors.

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David Ludbrook

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Thanks to all those who've produced the most up-to-date, advanced, capable and easy-to-use website I'm aware of and that includes big names, and I do access many different sites!

Margaret

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Thank you to all involved for such an interesting talk today. It seems a real privilege we can access such talks at this time  - and again thank you to the technology that allows it and to you and all your team for enabling the talks to take place.

Mary

"Thank you for a wonderful, informative [online] workshop presented by Guy."

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I think the new web site is great and I am hoping to get back to my research now I have finally retired.

Laura Clay

Thank you for your page on Enborne. Having ancestors there from the late 1600s I found it an interesting read. Thanks also to those who have provided transcripts to Ancestry.co.uk. They've been a really big help in my research.

 

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