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After the success of our Glasgow event, we hope you'll be pleased to know that tickets for Birmingham will go on sale on Wednesday 3rd December 2014. We'll shortly be launching a new website with full details of our next show at Birmingham's NEC, 16-18 April 2015. Why not sign up to our newsletter to be the find out all the latest news and receive very special ticket offers?

With only three episodes to go, read through our quick summary of the current series of the best-loved television show.

Following on from the success of Who Do You Think You Are? Live in Glasgow, dates for the next show have been confirmed. We're bringing the UK's biggest family history show to Birmingham's NEC, taking place from 16-18 April 2015. We hope to see you there!

We have just uploaded a selection of images from our first venture to Scotland. Check out our image gallery and make sure you share with your friends. 

We're enjoying a second busy day at Who Do You Think You Are? Live Scotland with packed workshops, a fully-booked Ask the Experts and a bustling show floor. It's been a pleasure to bring our show to Glasgow and give Scottish family historians access to a great gathering of genealogy experts.

Dates for Who Do You Think You Are? Live Scotland 2014 have been amended to Friday 29th & Saturday 30th August. Please note, all tickets for Sunday remain valid for Friday or Saturday and will be accepted at the door.


Last night saw the return of Who Do You Think You Are? to our screens with the much-loved actress, Julie Walters commencing her genealogical journey. 

Portencross Castle
Are you descended from the royalty such as the Stewarts? Did your ancestors fight at the Battle of Bannockburn 700 years ago? Maybe your forefathers come to Scotland from Ireland or beyond. Explore the mysteries with the help of DNA testing through Family Tree DNA.

Ahead of their appearance at the show in Glasgow, Deceased Online release their complete Aberdeenshire dataset. Discover your ancestors or possibly a celebrity or two! 

Who Do You Think You Are? Live are delighted to be working with Scottish Memories, History Scotland and the Grand Central Hotel to offer one lucky reader an amazing weekend in Glasgow, 29-31 August, 2014, worth £500!

From one live event to another, we took part at Bannockburn Live this weekend in the 700th anniversary commemorations of the infamous battle with re-enactments, music, food and drink. 

The eleventh series of Who Do You Think You Are? Live will be hitting our screens from July 26th, starting with an extra special programme celebrating the 100th episode. The new series promises to continue to deliver BBC One audiences the laughter, tears, surprising revelations and shocking discoveries along the way.



We're happy to announce the 2015 show will take place at Birmingham's NEC, from Thursday 16 April to Saturday 18 April. The new venue offers excellent facilities and transport links allowing people from even further afield to visit the live event.

Nicky Campbell

Winner of six Sony Gold Radio Awards, presenter of BBC1 consumer show 'Watchdog' for 9 years and currently presenter of ITV's 'Long Lost Family' with Davina McCall, Nicky Campbell is more than qualified to come to the show and share his views on the joys and pitfalls of researching your family history. Subject of a 2007 episode of Who Do You Think You Are?, Nicky looked into the history of his adoptive family.




One of our regular exhibitors to the show, Susie Douglas from Borders Ancestry, has spent time researching her own ancestral line.  She encountered a fascinating story of her great uncle and his tremendous work, of which the impact is still felt today. 

Start tracing your Scottish ancestors with a range of articles from Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine to help you along with your family history research. Suitable for beginners to experienced genealogists, you'll find lots of useful advice and expert tips. 

Welcome to Who Do You Think You Are? Live SCOTLAND!

After a successful eight years, this is the first time we've taken the show outside London and we're thrilled to be part of Scotland's Year of Homecoming 2014. Sponsored by, we'll be at Glasgow's SECC on the 29 - 31st August and we'll be bringing all the helpful and exciting features of the show with us to help family historians from Scotland and the North of England.





2014 is the year for tracing your ancestors as discovering your family history just got easier, Who Do You Think You Are? Live - coming to Scotland for the first time as part of the Year of Homecoming celebrations. 

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