Sunday brought to a close the UK's biggest genealogy event, it was a brilliant weekend with plenty of family discoveries! We all look forward to seeing you again next year in 2014!
The biggest family history
event...In the world!
The Society of Genealogists, sponsored by TheGenealogist.co.uk, run an extensive programme of workshops by leading genealogists over the course of the three day show. Free to attend, you'll be able to choose from a vast number of subjects, for instance: different research techniques, how to record your findings and using parish registers.
As well as covering specific researching with specific regions in the SOG Regional Studio, there are a number of workshops dedicated to our theme for 2013 of Immigration & Emigration. You can look at migration to and from the British Caribbean, Canada and America amongst others.
Tickets are free to collect on the day from the Workshop Ticket Desk, located in the upstairs gallery. Alternatively, you can guarantee your seat by buying your ticket in advance at a cost of £2 when booking your ticket to the show. Please note, all workshops are subject to capacity. Please note, in case of unforeseen cancellation, an alternative workshop will be offered.
Don't forget the Keynote Workshop for 2013 will talk place on Friday at 2.30pm in the Celebrity Theatre. John Hanson will be looking at how we can use the internet to research abroad and his talk will be followed by a Q&A session with our panellists taking questions from the floor. Please note, tickets to the Keynote Workshop will cost £3 and are available in advance and on the day, subject to availability.