Notice Board

This page (started August 2020) serves as a notice board to advise members in particular of upcoming events that they may wish to follow up, or participate in. It also includes handouts from speakers' talks. If you have an item you would like to be posted on this page, please contact the Webmaster who just may grant your wish.

LMA Newsletter (26 February 2021)

The London Metroploitan Archives have just published issue 44 of their quarterly newsletter available here.

FHF Really Useful Bulletin Issue no 5 (3 February 2021)

The FHF have just sent out issue 5 (January 2021) of their Really Useful Bulletin. Recent issues of this bulletin (newsletter) are available from this public page on their website, where you may also subscribe to receive your own copy by email.

A collection of old West Middlesex postcards received today (16 January 2021)

This morning brought a most pleasant surprise. I (Roland Bostock) received a package which contained about 200 old postcards, mostly of churches in our area, passed on from an anonymous sender. I use this notice board to say a huge 'Thanks' to this sender on behalf of the Society. They will likely find a home in our Archives.

Free history lectures from Gresham College (8 January 2021)

Gresham college have emailed us (to the Secretary) highlighting that they have a broad programme of online lectures that anyone may sign up to attend, and it is all free. They particularly highlighted to us that they run a History series of lectures, but they do much more besides. Why not Take a look.

Goodbye Collage - Hello London Picture Archive (5 December 2020)

London Metropolitan Archives have just issued their fourth quarter 2020 newsletter. Among various items of interest is that Collage - The London Picture Archive, which provides access to 250,000 historical photographs, prints, maps and drawings of the capital will shortly be changing its name to just The London Picture Archive.

RootsTech 2021 (17 September 2020)

RootsTech 2021 will take place from February 25th to 27th 2021, and is a free online virtual event. See their website for the details.

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Notice Board

The Notice Board was last updated on 26th February 2021.

Next Meeting

Our next meeting is a Zoom meeting to be held on Thursday 18th March 2021. The focus of the meeting will be a talk by Graham Sutherland titled Grave Tales and Memorials.

Next Fair

We shall be running our virtual stall (with chat) at the FHF Really Useful Family History Show on Saturday 10th April 2021.

Next Advice Session

Advice sessions run at Feltham Library have had to be suspended, but advice may be requested by email. See the Advice page.

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Recent updates


See our Access Exchange Journals page. We now do digital journal exchange with the Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society.


New image (and tip) of the month.


New image (and tip) of the month.


Committee minutes for November 2020 added to Members Area.


Digitised journals now go back to 1991, all fully indexed.

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