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.

City of York FHS newsletters (24 September 2020)

Up to August City of York FHS had been sending us printed copies of their Journal, but they have now stopped producing journals. They do however provide newsletters which may be viewed from their website.

Handout for Mia Bennett's talk on Occupations Records (17 September 2020)

Mia Bennett has prepared the attached handout providing reference information on the topics included in her talk to us on 17th September 2020. Handout for the talk.

ASK AGRA: Family History Question Time podcast project

The Association of Genealogists and Researchers in Archives, the association representing professional genealogists in England and Wales, has announced as their latest development a series of podcasts to be streamed via the website - Ask AGRA – Family History Question Time. For further information see their August 2020 Press Release.

FHF Website Podcasts

The Federation has decided to produce a series of themed podcasts with a format similar to that used by Radio 4 Gardeners Question Time, ie Family History Question Time. See this link for further detail.

FHF Really Useful Family History Show

The Federation will be running this virtual show on Saturday 14th November. For more information see their Press Release.

RootsTech 2021

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

Society news

Next Meeting

Our meetings have resumed, and are open to all, not just those within range of Isleworth. See the Meetings page . On 15th October we hold our AGM and Robert Parker will be giving a talk titled 'Finding your ancestors on'.

Next Fair

We don't have any actual fairs scheduled, but we will be present at the Family History Show Online which takes place on Saturday 26th September.

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.

Previous news

Recent updates


New image (and tip) of the month.


Committee minutes for July 2020 added to Members Area..


A new page titled Notice Board has been added, and can be accessed from the Activities tab .


New image (and tip) of the month.


New image (and tip) of the month.


Committee minutes for May 2020 added to Members Area.

Previous updates

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