Welcome to AVSFHG
Our aim is to promote the study of family history in East Suffolk in particular and to provide support and help for those wishing to trace their family history outside the area. We cater not only for those who wish to research their local family history but also for those now living in Suffolk whose ancestors were from out of the county.
We meet on the third Monday of each month (no meeting in August) in the Leiston Community Centre, King George's Avenue, Leiston, IP16 4JX (between the Crown pub and the Fire Station) , starting at 7:30 pm.
See our Programme Page for details.
Admission is £1.50 for members, £2.50 for visitors. Tea, coffee, and biscuits are included. Visitors are always most welcome.
News from the National Archives
The National Archives has launched a First World War Portal, bringing together all of The National Archives' First World War resources in a single place.
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