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Win a copy of Family Secrets ›

27 February, 2014

We’re giving away five copies of best-selling author Deborah Cohen’s latest book Family Secrets, in association with Penguin. Family Secrets looks at the changing attitudes to privacy and secrecy over the last 200 years, and how the relationship between the two wasn’t quite as clear-cut as we might imagine. Were the Victorians the stuffed shirts we’ve always imagined? Evidence suggests perhaps… Read more ›

February newsletter competition winner ›

26 March, 2013

We’re pleased to announce the winner of our February newsletter competition. We asked you: ‘Which period will the Crime, Prisons & Punishment records cover once we’ve finished our project?’ Congratulations go to Patricia Kempston who correctly answered ‘1770-1934′. Patricia wins a copy of Tracing Your Ancestors From 1066 to 1837 by Jonathan Oates. Thanks to everyone who entered – look… Read more ›

January newsletter competition winner ›

20 February, 2013

We’re pleased to announce the winner of our January newsletter competition. We asked you: ‘How many Irish birth, marriage and death records have we just published on findmypast.co.uk?’ Congratulations go to Jan Eames who correctly answered ’21 million’. Jan wins a copy of Tracing British Battalions on the Somme by Ray Westlake Thanks to everyone who entered – the next… Read more ›

December newsletter competition winner ›

22 January, 2013

We’re pleased to announce the winner of our December newsletter competition. We asked you: ‘Which organisation are we working with to bring you the new British Army service and pension records?’ Congratulations go to Ray Saunders whose correct answer of ‘The National Archives’ wins him a 12 month Britain Full subscription to findmypast.co.uk! Thanks to all of you that entered… Read more ›

November newsletter competition winner ›

19 December, 2012

We’re very pleased to announce the winner of our November newsletter competition. We asked you: ‘How much does a three month findmypast.co.uk voucher cost?’ Congratulations go to Penny Coe from Cambridge whose correct answer of ‘£35′ wins her a copy of The Territorials 1908-1914 – a guide for military and family historians by Ray Westlake. Thanks to everyone who entered… Read more ›