15:15 - 16:00

Destination: You. Via: The world. Exploring the journeys your DNA and ancestors have gone on, throughout history and geography, to make you who you are today. Sir Tony Robinson looks at how both records and AncestryDNA can tell us more about the migrations of our ancestors – throughout the UK and all across the globe. 

Sir Tony Robinson

Sir Tony Robinson is an actor, comedian, author, presenter and historian, famously known for playing Baldrick in the television series Blackadder and for hosting TV programmes such as Time Team and The Worst Jobs in History. In his talk ‘DNA: The passport for your family history journey,’ Sir Tony will look at how both records and AncestryDNA can tell us more about the migrations of our ancestors – throughout the UK and all across the globe.