Your December Romany Routes will be on its way to you in the week commencing Monday 5 December 2016. That is, as long as you've renewed your membership!

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Mother’s surname now given in new index for all English and Welsh birth certificates from 1837 to 1915 Posted Nov 05, 2016 By Web Master

The General Register Office (GRO) yesterday launched a new online index for births in England and Wales that lists the mother’s surname for all births

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Say ‘hello’ to the RTFHS team in Girton, Cambridgeshire, this Saturday, 22 October 2016 Posted Oct 19, 2016 By Web Master

Meet the RTFHS team this Saturday, 22 October 2016, at the Cambridgeshire Family History Society’s Family History Day in Girton, Cambridge. We’ll be selling RTFHS publications

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Meet the RTFHS in Boston on Saturday 15 October 2016 Posted Oct 06, 2016 By Web Master

Meet the RTFHS at this Family History Open Day at the Boston Family History Centre in collaboration with the Lincolnshire Family History Society. We’ll be selling

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It’s October – and there’s no better time to become an RTFHS member Posted Oct 05, 2016 By Web Master

That’s because October is the start of our membership year. So if you join today, you can look forward to a full 12 months of

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Oxfordshire parish records go online as digitised images at Ancestry.co.uk Posted Oct 02, 2016 By Web Master

Ancestry have just launched an extensive new collection of baptisms, marriages and burials for the county of Oxfordshire, in association with the Oxfordshire Family History

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ScotlandsPeople site gets new look and new free index search feature Posted Sep 29, 2016 By Web Master

ScotlandsPeople – the Government-owned genealogy website for everyone with Scottish ancestors – has just relaunched with a brand new look and improved search features. For

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Say ‘hello’ to the RTFHS on Saturday 1 October 2016 in Woodstock Posted Sep 28, 2016 By Web Master

Meet the team from the RTFHS at the Oxfordshire Family History Society event in Woodstock this Saturday, 1 October 2016. We’ll be selling RTFHS publications

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Irish historic birth, marriage and death certificates now available free online Posted Sep 08, 2016 By Web Master

Today the Government of the Republic of Ireland has launched a database of its historic birth, marriage and death certificates online for researchers to search

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Gypsy Heritage Open Day – Friday 9 September 2016, near Matlock, Derbyshire Posted Sep 01, 2016 By Web Master

We hear that the Derbyshire Gypsy Liaison Group (DGLG) are holding a Heritage Open Day on Friday 9 September 2016. The event is being held

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Interested in New Forest Gypsies? See a performance of ‘The Hither Side of the Hedge’, 17 September 2016, at Thorney Hill Posted Sep 01, 2016 By Web Master

Interested in the Gypsy families who once lived in the New Forest? There’s another opportunity to learn more about them with the help of The

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Interview with the late Gordon Boswell – Songs of Praise, BBC 1, 14 August 2016 Posted Sep 01, 2016 By Web Master

Further to our announcement earlier today about the sad death of Gordon Boswell: if you want to hear more about his family and his Museum

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Remembering Gordon Boswell of the Romany Museum, Spalding Posted Sep 01, 2016 By Web Master

We are sorry to announce the death of Gordon Boswell, founder of the Gordon Boswell Romany Museum at Spalding in Lincolnshire. Gordon died on Saturday

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