A Christmas stocking-filler?
The 32-page A5-sized "My Family Tree" booklet is intended for distribution by family-history societies, as an aid for grandparents, parents and other relatives to engage with younger children within t...
21 Nov, 2018
Can DNA tests help you?
+++ STOP PRESS +++ 20/11/18: "Can DNA tests help you?" — latest update from FFHS. The author of the DNA articles last Summer has now produced his promised update, that you can download here. ... ...
20 Nov, 2018
Cod, Ships and Capable Women
Liz Davidson, formerly a primary school teacher who has been researching her family history forsome twenty years, was the speaker at our October meeting. Recognised by many attendees as part of an e...
25 Oct, 2018
Lowestoft Record Office: Town Council co...
The Town Council's complaint to Suffolk County Council can be read at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1478276968936926/permalink/1814353381995948/
24 Oct, 2018
new Archives Card for England ε Wales
"On 10th August, the Archives and Records Assoc (UK&I) announced the development of a new Archives Card for England and Wales, having secured the commitment of 41 public and private bodies that wi...
24 Oct, 2018
Lowestoft Record Office closure
Suffolk County Council announced on 21st Sept that the Consultation into the future of Lowestoft Record Office is open until 11:59pm on 1st Nov. For more information and to reply to the consultation ...
21 Oct, 2018
Witches in and around Suffolk
Setting an eerie atmosphere with dimmed lights on a warm autumn evening, Pip Wright enthralled a large audience with tales of ‘Witches in and around Suffolk’. Read some more about his talk here....
21 Sep, 2018
Our Index is now online!
A printed index of the many local family-history related records held in our Help Centre has been available there for some years, but is now posted on the website, downloadable ⬇︎ here.
25 Jul, 2018