A Group Photograph - Before, Now & In-Between

Stand number: 332

Every man in a First World War group photograph remembered as if part of your own family - exhibiton and book as featured on the Jeremy Vine Show.

Website: A Group Photograph - Before, Now & In-Between

Alan Godfrey Maps

Stand number: 60

Publisher of Old Ordnance Survey Reprints, Ideal for family historians. 3000 titles so far in the series. So detailed virtually every house is shown along with street names.

Website: Alan Godfrey Maps

American Ancestors

Stand number: 8

Planted in 1845, the roots of American Ancestors and New England Historic Genealogical Society go deeper than any other institution in America for the study of family history. Visit AmericanAncestors.org today!

Website: American Ancestors


Stand number: 250 & 252

This year, Ancestry celebrates 10 years as the principal sponsor of WDYTYA? Live. In that time, Ancestry has built up the world’s largest family history website, with more than 17 billion records and industry-leading ‘Hints’ to help you find your family, as well as developing cutting-edge AncestryDNA to help you discover more about your family’s story. Visit the Ancestry stand to learn more about how, with one simple test, AncestryDNA can uncover where your ancestors came from, discover distant relatives and find new details about your unique family history.

Ancestry experts will guide you through what to expect, answer any questions you may have, and share how the team works behind the scenes to connect your results with more than 70 million family trees worldwide.

Ancestry is also be providing visitors free access to its records, a chance to try out the latest advances at Ancestry.co.uk with experts guiding you through every step of your search and an opportunity to meet with Ancestry ProGenealogists.

Visit the Ancestry stand to take advantage of exclusive show offers and find out more. www.ancestry.co.uk

Website: Ancestry

Anglo-German FHS

Stand number: 87 & 88

We can help you with your research in UK and the continent.  Expert advice is freely available.  Search our 500,000+ database!  Several helpful books for sale

Website: Anglo-German FHS

Association of Genealogists & Researchers in Archives

Stand number: 23

AGRA is holding a conference on 16/17 September 2016 at St. John’s College, Cambridge with the theme of “Demolishing Brick Walls”. Details are available at www.agraconference.com. It is open to everyone.

Website: Association of Genealogists & Researchers in Archives

Association of Professional Genealogists

Stand number: 296

Get help with your project by finding a skilled and ethical genealogist from our directory of over 2400 professionals worldwide. Search by name, location and specialty.

Website: Association of Professional Genealogists

Belgian Tourist Office and Histoire de Famille

Stand number: 322

We are interested in your family history. Come and join us in our family history research and find out with us if you have a little bit of Belgium in you!

Website: Belgian Tourist Office and Histoire de Famille

Berkshire Family History Society

Stand number: 53 & 54

BFHS provides data lookups and friendly advice on Berkshire and other ancestors, Books and data CDs about Berkshire residents and communities plus society memberships (special offers) will be on sale

Website: Berkshire Family History Society

Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry

Stand number: 41 - 44

Covering Birmingham and the counties of Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Staffordshire, we offer transcribed and indexed baptism, marriage & burial registers, along with monumental inscriptions. Available in book form, CD and downloads.

Website: Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry

Black Country Society

Stand number: 35

The Black Country Society formed in 1967 and works to represent the interests of the region, the 'Workshop of the World', during the Industrial Revolution. See www.blackcountrysociety.co.uk for more.

Website: Black Country Society

Borderlines Research

Stand number: 66

One-stop, cross-border research solution. Janet Bishop and Ian Marson, have successfully run research practices in Scotland and England for over 20 years. A wealth of expertise covering all aspects of UK research. AGRA/ASGRA. Accreditation.

Website: Borderlines Research

British Association for Local History

Stand number: 40

Research the lives of your ancestors and places where they lived with BALH’s help. Visit our stand to buy our publications at special prices and claim complimentaries while stocks last!  Seek practical guidance from experts in local history and genealogy. Try out BALH’s new website with nationwide events, publications and resources on WWI, schooling and railways. Hear our talks on free online resources for your family history, and on the delights of ephemera.

Telephone: Tel. 01625 664524 Website: British Association for Local History

British Deaf History Society

Stand number: 56

The BDHS preserves and promotes all aspects of Deaf History, including school records where available.

Website: British Deaf History Society

Cambridge Family History Society

Stand number: 51 & 52

We sell searchable transcriptions on CD  of ALL parish registers from 1538-1950, Quarter & Petty Sessions, Non-Conformist, Census,  Prisoner, Workhouse  records. Our webpage includes a Super Search facility for all our records.

Website: Cambridge Family History Society

Cancer Research UK

Stand number: 274

Learn about the work of our scientists, take part in understanding basic research - hear the amazing impact they have had and how legacy gifts will help save lives for generations to come.

Website: Cancer Research UK

Caribbean Family History Group

Stand number: 297

Assistance with any Caribbean Family History Query asked of us – providing the answer directly or sourcing it for later notification. Selling of Caribbean Family History and Black Heritage Books /Booklets /Materials.    

Website: Caribbean Family History Group

Cats Protection

Stand number: tbc Website: Cats Protection

Consortium of Yorkshire Archives

Stand number: 4

Information, advice and guidance about Yorkshire-based archives, resources and research, direct from local archive services. If you've got a Yorkshire ancestor, we're here to help!

Website: Consortium of Yorkshire Archives

Coventry Family History Society

Stand number: 48 & 49

Coventry FHS offers advice to researchers of family history with transcribed Coventry records available at monthly meetings, in the bookshop or online via the website.

Website: Coventry Family History Society

Cyclo-ssage Ltd

Stand number: 228

Cyclo-ssage Ltd market exclusive German manufactured Therapy Systems that offer Cycloidal massage in easy to use portable systems, often used as a viable alternative to prescription medicine.

Website: Cyclo-ssage Ltd

Deceased Online

Stand number: 288

Deceased Online, the only UK national database website dedicated to burial and cremation records, now features nearly 30m records including digital scans of registers, grave details, cemetery maps with grave locations and photos of headstones. The continually-updated database includes data from North Scotland to S W England. Free to register and search, users only pay if they access documents. Visitors can register free on the Deceased Online stand.

Website: Deceased Online

Dennis Publishing

Stand number: 293

Bring your past to life with Your Family History magazine. Our experts provide practical advice on all areas of family history research - visit our stand for your free issue.

Website: Dennis Publishing

Department for Continuing Education, University of Oxford

Stand number: 100

Study History at Oxford Choose a part-time course in a wide range of subjects; History, Local & Social History, Art History, Architectural History, History & Politics. Flexible study to suit your needs; Tutor-led, 10 week short online courses, Undergraduate Advanced Diploma in Local History Online, Day schools and weekend events, Public Lectures, Summer schools, Undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Website: Department for Continuing Education, University of Oxford

Devon Family History Society

Stand number: 67 - 70

Formed in 1976, the society has an active programme of transcribing, indexing and publishing Devon records. With a research centre in Exeter, regular group meetings and events throughout the county.

Website: Devon Family History Society

Discover Your Ancestor

Stand number: 308

Our latest Bookazine is OUT NOW! Bursting with nearly 200 pages of family and social history, brick wall smashing hints and much more. Special offers and signings throughout the day.

Website: Discover Your Ancestor

EAG - North

Stand number: 57

If you have ancestors in the Peterborough, Huntingdonshire or Fenland areas, or Romany or Traveller ancestry, come along and see how we might be able to help your research

Website: EAG - North

East Surrey Family History Society

Stand number: 84 - 86

We cover south London including Croyden, Kingston, Lambeth, Merton, Richmond, Southwark, Sutton and Wandsworth, and all historic East Surrey. Visit our bookstall and helpdesk for expert advice and useful publications.

Website: East Surrey Family History Society

Enclann Ltd

Stand number: 272

Eneclann are an award-winning Company based in Dublin offering a range of history and heritage services. Their family history research service is aimed at anyone who would like to research their Irish roots. 

Website: Enclann Ltd


Stand number: 295

An innovative family social network, built around a collaborative family tree builder. Visit us to keep your family connected and find out if there’s an unclaimed inheritance hidden in your family tree.

Website: Famberry


Stand number: 39

www.famicity.com helps you to preserve and to enhance your legacy from your roots to your future. Tellings stories to our next generation is important. Preserving them is imperative!

Website: Famicity

Families In British India Society (FIBIS)

Stand number: 101 - 105 & 108 - 110

Great grandpa gone? Maybe he went to India where some 3 million Britons worked, lived and died from 1600-1947. FIBIS can help with our informative website, ever-increasing database, research tips, publications and more.

Website: Families In British India Society (FIBIS)

Family and Community Historical Research Society (FACHRS)

Stand number: 45

the society helps members to develop their research skills by taking part in national projects. Members are encouraged to publish their research in our newsletter, journal and other publications'.

Website: Family and Community Historical Research Society (FACHRS)

Family Historian Genealogy Software

Stand number: 224

Family Historian is the UK’s foremost desktop genealogy software and winner of numerous awards. Visit the stand to meet the lead designer and view demos of exciting new features.

Website: Family Historian Genealogy Software

Family History Bookshop

Stand number: 192

Family History Bookshop has hundreds of products to choose from, including books, back issues, family tree charts, binders, accessories and maps. Visit our stand to take advantage of our special discounted offers.

Website: Family History Bookshop

Family Search

Stand number: 258

FamilySearch is a global, volunteer-driven nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. FamilySearch and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch’s free services online at FamilySearch.org and through 4,891 family history centers in 129 countries.

Website: Family Search

Family Silver

Stand number: 55

Remember these coins? Lucky Sixpences, Wren Farthings and Silver Threepences. Cornish designer-maker, Esme Burton can create jewellery and cards to celebrate a special birthday or event using a vintage coin.

Website: Family Silver

Family Tree DNA

Stand number: 220

FTDNA again sponsors their popular DNA workshop featuring a slate of entertaining, educational speakers. Test kits available for purchase on the spot at show-special pricing. 

Website: Family Tree DNA

Family Tree Magazine

Stand number: 300

Family Tree - the magazine for family historians. For over 30 years Family Tree has been bringing you expert articles and advice to help trace your family history. Visit our stand for great show offers.

Website: Family Tree Magazine

Federation of Family History Societies

Stand number: 222

The Federation of Family History Societies has been helping family historians for over 40 years! We have 180 member societies each helping their members research their ancestors. There is sure to be a society to suit your needs. Come along and meet us we’re here to help! Pick up a copy of the 2016 issue of our really useful information leaflet with topical feature articles plus lots more and enter our prize draw!

Website: Federation of Family History Societies


Stand number: 264

Visit Findmypast at stand 264 - home to exclusive records, the 1939 Register, the largest online collection of Irish records and more Parish records than anyone else. Throughout the show you can chat with our knowledgeable team and enjoy free access to Findmypast. Let us show you why Findmypast is the best place to discover your UK and Irish family history.

Website: Findmypast

Forces War Records

Stand number: The Spitfire

Specialist military genealogy website; search over 9 million individuals’ military records covering more than 300 years, 1.5 million you won’t find anywhere else online PLUS military experts are on tap.

Website: Forces War Records

Genealogie on Correze

Stand number: 9

www.genealogieencorreze.eu celebrates its thirty years of existence in 2016. Association 1901 “of general interest”, of mutual aid and genealogical popularization, she(it) compiles, drafts and publishes with 900 members and of numerous friendly partners…

Website: Genealogie on Correze

Genealogy Printers

Stand number: 11 - 14

We can print your family tree onto one large sheet of paper from your own records, we offer a free design and preview service. See before you pay any money

Website: Genealogy Printers

Genealogy Tutorials

Stand number: 306

Fascinating talks by professional genealogists, with subjects including Breaking Down Brick Walls, Researching Celebrities for WDYTYA and Online Resources. Don’t miss out, talks are free and don’t require a ticket.

Website: Genealogy Tutorials

General Register Office for England and Wales

Stand number: 234

The official government source for birth, marriage and death certificates in England and Wales since 1837. Certificates provide vital information that will help to grow your family tree – order them online at www.gov.uk.

Website: General Register Office for England and Wales

Glamorgan Family History Society

Stand number: 114 - 117

Visit us on tables 114-117 to discover more about researching your Glamorgan ancestors. Pick up a range of publications. Brickwalls? Ask for help from our 'look up' volunteers.

Website: Glamorgan Family History Society

GPS Origins

Stand number: 204 Website: GPS Origins

Guide Dogs

Stand number: 238

Guide Dogs provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people. Sponsor a guide dog puppy and help us train more life-changing companions.

Website: Guide Dogs

Guild of One Name Studies

Stand number: 97 - 99

Founded in 1979 we are the world’s leading organisation for one-name studies and surname research. Is your history among our 8700+ study surnames? See our Register & also get your free Surname Atlas print-out!

Website: Guild of One Name Studies

Hall of Names Europe Ltd

Stand number: 26

Discover fascinating details about your surname and its earliest coat of arms. Our database contains over a million surnames – discover about your name’s early origins, spelling variations, migration and more. 

Website: Hall of Names Europe Ltd

Hampshire Genealogy Society (HGS)

Stand number: 32 - 34

Knowledgeable volunteers from HGS will help you research your family history. ‘Look-ups’ from our records back to 1537 are available, as are reasonably priced HGS publications and local history books.

Website: Hampshire Genealogy Society (HGS)

Herefordshire FHS

Stand number: 46

Help and Advice relating to Herefordshire, indexes relating to Births, Marriages and Deaths, Monumental Inscriptions, Census, maps, holdings of PR's in Herefordshire Record Office and books on CD in PDF format and hard copy.

Website: Herefordshire FHS

Historical Trips

Stand number: 284

Historical Trips is a tour operator specialising in holidays with a historical focus worldwide. From the medievil period to the 20th century, we have a tour to suit every interest.

Website: Historical Trips

Home Health Hove

Stand number: 226 Website: Home Health Hove

Imperial War Museums

Stand number: 338

Research people who have lived, fought and died in conflict since 1914, through our collections, War Memorials Register, the American Air Museum and Lives of the First World War.  Special show offers.

Website: Imperial War Museums

Indus Experiences

Stand number: 96

Experts in tailor-made holidays, especially for family historians,  who wish to discover more about how over 3 million of  their ancestors lived and worked in Asia

Website: Indus Experiences

International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG)

Stand number: 190

ISOGG provides a free resource to educate genealogists in the benefits of DNA testing and to act as a resource for independent information on genetic genealogy.

Website: International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG)

Ireland Reaching Out

Stand number: 270

Ireland Reaching Out is a volunteer-based, non-profit initiative which builds vibrant, lasting links between the global Irish diaspora and their parish of origin in Ireland. Every day we help people of Irish heritage all over the world discover the history of their families and reconnect with their parish of origin. Whether you have emigrated recently or never been to Ireland, visit www.IrelandXO.com today and become a part of our global Irish community.

Website: Ireland Reaching Out

Irish Ancestrors 4U Ltd

Stand number: 38

IA4u have Irish genealogy books, an Irish Research CD with website links to websites -databases/records/surveys/valuation/Landlord records/Census/books listing old pedigrees etc., and the ‘Our Family links to the Showmen’s Guild’ book

Website: Irish Ancestrors 4U Ltd

Irish Genealogical Research Society (IGRS)

Stand number: 205

The IGRS, the premier organisation dedicated to the study of Irish family history, was founded in 1936 and has been promoting Irish genealogical research ever since with members from all over the globe. If you have Irish ancestors come and see us.

Website: Irish Genealogical Research Society (IGRS)

Jane Robinson

Stand number: 291

Meet the popular social historian whose new book 'In the Family Way: Illegitimacy between the Great War and the Swinging Sixties' gets right to the heart of family history.

Website: Jane Robinson

Jersey Family History Forum

Stand number: 299

Visit Jersey and discover your past with the Jersey Family History Forum. We are the Island’s principle genealogical providers. We encourage visitors to use our facilities and offer research services.

Website: Jersey Family History Forum

Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain

Stand number: 72 & 73

Dedicated to promoting Jewish family history and genealogy, we encourage research and preservation of Jewish genealogy records.  Library, databases and specialist advice available.  Open to everyone interested in Jewish genealogy.

Website: Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain

Kresy Family Polish WWII History Group

Stand number: 15

This friendly group of survivors and descendants from around the world aim to honour, preserve, promote, commemorate and research the history of Polish citizens who were deported to Siberia during WWII from the Eastern Borderlands of Poland known as Kresy. We can help you learn about your family’s journey through the Middle East, Africa, India, Mexico, and New Zealand, finally arriving and settling in the UK. Come and find out about your Polish roots.

Website: Kresy Family Polish WWII History Group

Lincolnshire FHS

Stand number: 82 & 83

Covering the historic Parts of Holland, Kesteven & Lindsey. Indexes to local records including parish records, cemetery burials, MI's, poor law & many more. Local knowledge to assist your researches.

Website: Lincolnshire FHS

Liverpool & South West Lancashire Family History Society

Stand number: 79 & 80

The Liverpool & South West Lancashire FHS was founded in 1976, when it was called the Liverpool Family History Society.The area covered was that part of the Ancient County of Lancashire known as the Hundred of West Derby.

Website: Liverpool & South West Lancashire FHS

Malvern Family History

Stand number: 19 & 20

Worcestershire in baptism records, MIs, maps, Boer War and WW1, Pigot's Directory and old and new books.  Please visit us on Stand 19/20 and on The Genealogist's Stand.

Website: Malvern Family History

Manchester and Lancashire Family History Society

Stand number: 16

We offer information leaflets covering all aspects of research in Manchester and Lancashire areas. Access available to  Society Members' Only databases.  Godfrey maps for SE Lancashire locations will be available.”

Website: Manchester and Lancashire Family History Society

Marie Curie

Stand number: 236

Marie Curie Nurses work night and day, in people’s homes, and our hospices across the UK, providing hands-on care and emotional support to terminally ill people and their families.

Website: Marie Curie


Stand number: 279

Maxbal is the leader in affordable high quality family tree charts and products for displaying your family history.  We have one of the widest range of blank and custom designs.

Website: Maxbal

Methodist Heritage

Stand number: 184

Early Methodism was risky. Members around here suffered abuse, even violence. Come and discover more, share family stories, and let us help you find non-conformist records of your past

Website: Methodist Heritage

Mid Hants Railway

Stand number: 283

Follow in the footsteps of past generations by experiencing sights, sounds and smells of a working steam railway.  We’re a heritage railway running through the heart of the English countryside.

Website: Mid Hants Railway

Ministry of Defence Medals & Ministry of Defence Record

Stand number: 318

Experts will be answering questions regarding British medals and how to claim them, a live free search facility for service records and a free record interpretation service will be available.

Website: Ministry of Defence Medals & Ministry of Defence Record

MM Publications

Stand number: 91 & 92


Website: MM Publications

My History

Stand number: 180

Supplier of blank charts, archival storage, folders, pockets for documents and photographs, acid-free paper and boxes. Buy springback binders, software and Flip-pal mobile scanner. Also a family tree printing specialist.

Website: My History

My Research Room

Stand number: 21 & 22

New Local History bookshop First time at Who Do You Think You Are? Live. Nottinghamshire Books / Maps, Nottinghamshire Parish Records From 1533-1900 and Modern & Vintage postcards

Website: My Research Room


Stand number: 294

Build your family tree on MyHeritage.com and let our matching technologies instantly find new information about your ancestors and relatives through billions of family tree profiles and historical records.

Website: MyHeritage

National Library of Ireland and National Archives of Ireland

Stand number: 198

Holding Catholic parish registers, estate papers, census records and testamentary papers, the National Archives of Ireland and National Library of Ireland are key destinations for tracing your Irish roots.

Website: National Library of Ireland and National Archives of Ireland

National Memorial Arboretum

Stand number: 312

The National Memorial Arboretum is the UK’s year-round centre of Remembrance and home to the Armed Forces Memorial. The Arboretum features over 300 thought-provoking memorials, nestled amongst lush and maturing landscape.

Website: National Memorial Arboretum

North of Ireland Family History Society

Stand number: 289

Irish Ancestors! With 11 local branches and hundreds of Associate Members worldwide we can support your own research with our Journal, Newsletter, books, CD's, reciprocal research and library look-ups.

Website: North of Ireland Family History Society

North West Group of Family History Societies

Stand number: 76 - 78

Promoting Catholic, Cheshire, Cumbria, GONS NW, Lancashire FH & Heraldry, Liverpool & SW Lancs, Manchester & Lancs, Metcalf, North Cheshire, North Meols and Ormskirk family history societies.

Website: North West Group of Family History Societies

Northants Family History Society

Stand number: 111 & 120

We hold monthly meetings, have a quarterly journal, email newsletter and various search services. We have published 170 Memorial Inscription recordings from around the county – available online.

Website: Northants Family History Society

Nuneaton and North Warkwickshire Family History Society

Stand number: 47

THE friendly group serving all searching for forebears in northern Warwickshire or who live locally. Monthly meetings; quarterly Journal; wide range of publications (member discounts); membership options. Join - enjoy !

Website: Nuneaton and North Warkwickshire Family History Society


Stand number: 206

Unlock the story held within your genealogy by taking a CAN TEST. Discover the journey your ancestors took, how your profile matches that of global populations or find out more about your personal ancestral ethnicity mix.

Website: OsargeNews.com

Oxfordshire Family History Society

Stand number: 61 & 62

Progress your Oxfordshire family history research through transcribed parish register and photographic monumental inscription CDs available on our stand.  Our experts can also explore our county-wide databases for you.

Website: Oxfordshire Family History Society

Passion Genealogie

Stand number: 10

Passion-Genealogie is a French company specialized in sales of blank family trees . Discover the innovative concepts of Générama © and Généventail ©. See more on: www.passion-genealogie.com

Website: Passion Genealogie

Pen and Sword

Stand number: 290

Pen and Sword are the UK’s leading publisher of books covering all areas and periods of history with over 5,000 titles available featuring family, social, military, aviation, maritime and transport.

Website: Pen and Sword

Pharos Teaching and Tutoring Ltd

Stand number: 24 & 25

Discover more about your ancestors with one of our short reasonably-priced online courses.  Choose from interesting subject matter, pick up the best tips and learn from professional genealogists.

Website: Pharos Teaching and Tutoring Ltd

Powys Family History Society

Stand number: 93

Help and advice relating to Powys (Breconshire, Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire), indexes relating to Parish Registers, Monumental Inscriptions, Census, maps, holdings or archives of Powys Record Office and publications on CD in PDF format.

Website: Powys Family History Society

Professor Rebecca Probert

Stand number: 208

The family historian’s guide to marital breakdown, separation, divorce, bigamy, widowhood, and remarriage. Professor Rebecca Probert, author of Marriage Law for Genealogists, explains all aspects of legal and social practice.

Website: Professor Rebecca Probert

Resorts World

Stand number: 317

High Line New York Bar & Lounge – Join us daily for an indulgent afternoon tea experience with a twist. Served at 1pm and 3pm (sorry, first come first served!)

Website: Resorts World

Robyn Media

Stand number: 242

Every family has its stories… We can help you tell them through beautiful, bespoke biographical films and photo albums, for future generations to keep and treasure forever.

Website: Robyn Media

Royal British Legion

Stand number: 310

We provide lifelong support for the Armed Forces community - serving men and women, veterans, and their families. Visit our www.everymanremembered.org.uk stand to find out about our Centenary- themed activity.

Website: Royal British Legion


Stand number: 276

Nature is amazing! Help us keep it that way!

Website: RSPB

Ryedale Family History Group

Stand number: 2 & 3

We provide information about the people of the market towns of Malton, Pickering, Kirkbymoorside, Helmsley and surrounding villages. CDs, Books, downloads and help from volunteers at our Research Room.

Website: Ryedale Family History Group

S&N Genealogy Supplies

Stand number: 286

S&N Genealogy Supplies are the UK's largest publisher and supplier of family history data and software. We pride ourselves in offering the widest choice of family history software, data CD's, and are an authorised Flip-Pal scanner reseller. Visit us for latest releases, special show offers and bundles.

Website: S&N Genealogy Supplies

Salient Tours

Stand number: 298

Salient Tours offers its clients a personal WW1 or WW2 battlefield tour and, perhaps even take you to the very fields where your ancestor fell and may still be buried.

Website: Salient Tours

Sheffield Family History Society

Stand number: 5

Visit us if you have ancestors who lived in the Sheffield area.  We have lots of transcriptions of records for sale and experienced researchers on hand to help and advise.

Website: Sheffield Family History Society

Shropshire Family History Society

Stand number: 17 & 18

We offer a warm welcome to all who are interested in Shropshire research.  Experienced members can discuss with you your experiences. Local books, maps and CD-ROMs will be available.

Website: Shropshire Family History Society

Society Of Genealogists (SOG)

Stand number: 214

Founded in 1911 and located in London, we are Britain’s premier family history society. Anyone interested in family history research would benefit from our extensive library sources, lectures & courses and publications.

Website: Society Of Genealogists


Stand number: 31

Curiosity drives us, people shape us, and memories make us. All too often, we don't have time to really think through that memory, to feel it and learn from it. SpeakingLives® - digital recordings by UK-team of Oral History experts - helps you take that time, to enjoy and preserve family or community stories for fun and future generations.  SpeakingLives® - the perfect way to bring your family tree to life.

Website: SpeakingLives

Special 2 Us

Stand number: 301

Have you recorded the voices of your relatives - your nearest & dearest... so future generations can listen to their words & stories? Their pictures & documents – are they safe?

Website: Special 2 Us

Story Terrace

Stand number: 302

Record your family history in a beautiful biography with Story Terrace. We connect you with the perfect ghostwriter, managing the full process until your bespoke book is in your hands.

Website: Story Terrace

Suffolk Family History Society

Stand number: 64 & 65

Burials, Baptism and Marriage records transcribed from original parish records and recorded on C.D. in P.D.F format in Deaneies

Website: Suffolk Family History Society

Surrey History Centre

Stand number: 112

Seeking Surrey Ancestors? With nine centuries of records and experts to guide you, Surrey History Centre is the ideal place to plan your ancestral journey and discover your family history.

Website: Surrey History Centre

Synium Software

Stand number: 292

MacFamilyTree 8 - Genealogy for Mac, iPhone and iPad. Please welcome the brand new version of Synium's highly praised genealogy app for Mac OS X and iOS.

Website: Synium Software

The Centre for Archive and Information Studies (CAIS) - University of Dundee

Stand number: 202

Get more from your family and local history research by signing up for online courses and qualifications in Genealogy and Family & Local History, from beginner to advanced. Study a short course for leisure or a full Masters for a future career.

  • Short six-week basic courses or qualify with Postgraduate Masters, Diploma or Certificate.
  • Over 35 subjects from military archives to house history. F
  • lexible study from home, anywhere in the world.
  • Full support from expert tutors. Develop the skills to locate and understand sources and archives.
  • Open to all, courses suitable for all levels.
  • Accredited by the University of Dundee and professional bodies
Website: The Centre for Archive and Information Studies (CAIS) - University of Dundee

The Gloucester Family History Soicety

Stand number: 63

Visit us for Society-produced CDs, local books and advice on research. Plus, get info on membership and the Society’s Gloucester Family History Centre.

Website: The Gloucester Family History Soicety

The History Press

Stand number: 200

The History Press is the UK’s largest local and specialist history publisher and home to the Phillimore imprint. Our extensive backlist of over 5000 titles covers the length and breadth of the nation, on numerous topics including genealogy, regional history and The Great War. From the academic to the more informal, our varied publications are a valuable source when researching your ancestry – and may well unearth something you didn’t know about your town, your family or yourself.

Website: The History Press

The Huguenot Society

Stand number: 115 & 114

This Learned Society was founded in 1885. Discover genealogical information on Huguenots, plus surname look up service. Sale of publications , CDs (see website for list), Huguenot crosses and memorabilia.

Website: The Huguenot Society

The Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies

Stand number: 71

Founded in 1961, our online correspondence course leads to professionally recognized qualifications. We also offer a new six part Heraldry course, as well as day courses and a research service. 

Website: The Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies

The Irish Family History Society

Stand number: 268

The Irish Family History Society, established in 1984, is based in Ireland and has a worldwide membership. The Society is for those who are looking to trace their Irish roots.

Website: The Irish Family History Society

The Name Shop

Stand number: 106 & 107

Relive the history of your name's origins with a beautiful scroll with coat of arms and crest. Hand painted marriage celebrations, heraldry and first name meanings too.

Website: The Name Shop

The National Archives

Stand number: 340

We are the guardians of some of the nation’s most iconic documents dating back more than 1,000 years. Our collection is accessible to everyone all over the world.

Website: The National Archives

The National Library of Wales

Stand number: 232

The Library is considered to be the premier centre for Welsh genealogical research. Our website includes free online access to probate records, newspapers, tithe maps and schedules and much more!

Website: The National Library of Wales

The Professional Fundraiser

Stand number: 230

Cats Protection is the UK's leading feline welfare charity. Sponsoring a Pen provides a lifeline for abandoned and unwanted cats and is a wonderfully simple way to show you care.

Website: The Professional Fundraiser


Stand number: 280

TheGenealogist will quickly unlock the lives of your ancestors with its simple to use and powerful all-in-one MasterSeach returning the most relevant results. With a huge variety of records, resources, and unique tools, if you want to discover your roots this leading British family history research website is the one to use. Visit our stand, by the entrance, for fantastic special offers and subscription packs. Search smarter with TheGenealogist! TheGenealogist.co.uk

Website: TheGenealogist


Stand number: 50

UKBMD, UKGDL and UKMFH are free-to-use websites providing thousands of categorised links to genealogy, family history and military websites that have online information to help with your research

Website: UKBMD

University of Strathclyde

Stand number: 118 & 119

Take part in online learning from beginner to postgraduate level through the University of Strathclyde. World leading postgraduate courses in Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies, flexible, part-time and modular online distance learning format, developed by and for professional genealogists, no exams; progress based on continuous assessment, progress from Postgraduate Certificate to Postgraduate Diploma and then to a Master’s and beginner to intermediate 8-week online and on-campus courses are also offered.

Website: University of Strathclyde

Verein für Computergenealogie e.V.

Stand number: 81 & 90

The Verein für Computergenealogie e.V. is the biggest genealogical society in Germany and the host of the well known open access database projects on genealogy.net

Website: Verein for Computergenealogie e.V.

Visit Surrey

Stand number: 113

Visit Surrey promotes the county of Surrey as a great destination for days out and short breaks. With countryside to explore, attractions, gardens, museums, and more.

Website: Visit Surrey

West Surrey Family History Society

Stand number: 27 & 28

With 42 years’ experience transcribing and indexing Surrey records, we offer numerous publications, including many for Middlesex and London. Information about these and our other activities are on our website

Website: West Surrey Family History Society

Westdeutsche Gesellschaft fur Familienkunde e.V

Stand number: 89

WGfF is the largest regional genealogical society in Germany. We support about 2500 German and foreign members, who are tracing their ancestors in the Rhineland.

Website: Westdeutsche Gesellschaft fur Familienkunde e.V

Western Front Association

Stand number: 330

The Western Front Association, formed in 1980, promotes remembering of the Great War plus family history, learning at all levels and an Annual Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph.

Website: Western Front Association

Wharfedale Family History

Stand number: 1

A very active family history group, with over 300 publications including parish registers and non conformist records. If you have ancestors from the Yorkshire Dales don't miss this stand.

Website: Wharfedale Family History

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine

Stand number: 221

You don’t have to be a professional researcher to dig in to your past with Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine on hand to help. Packed with practical advice and expert tips, you can build your family tree and discover your ancestry.

Website: Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine

Wiltshire Family History Society

Stand number: 94 & 95

Do you have ancestors from the historic county of Wiltshire?  Yes? Then visit us to choose from the many CD, fiche and paper transcriptions and of course for friendly advice.

Website: Wiltshire Family History Society

Working4Wildlife (Woodland Trust)

Stand number: 194

Our vision is a UK rich in woods and trees, enjoyed by everyone. We aim to create new native woodland, protect ancient woods and fight for those under threat.

Website: Working4Wildlife (Woodland Trust)

Writing the Past

Stand number: 287

Genealogical research service specialising in Birmingham and the West Midlands. Also family history writing and publishing services to help you share and preserve your family stories.

Website: Writing the Past

Yorkshire Group of Family History Societies

Stand number: 6 & 7

Representing over 10000 members from more than twenty individual Societies covering the Modern and Historic County of Yorkshire in association with Archivists representing the County's Record Offices

Website: Yorkshire Group of Family History Societies

Zoom Past

Stand number: 59

ZoomPast.org is a unique genealogy visualization website developed at Imperial College London. It converts any family tree into a striking digital image that is easy to explore by zooming.

Website: Zoom Past