Guest list for WWI centenary events with Sir Tony Robinson

Posted by Brian Gallagher on 18 August 2014 in Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE

We’d like to thank everyone who applied to be on the guest list for our upcoming series of centenary themed family history events featuring Sir Tony Robinson.     The deadline has now closed for the dates in Brighton, Liverpool and Chelmsford and guests have been selected at random. Those who were successful have now… Read more

Sir Tony marks WWI centenary with a series of exclusive family history events.

Posted by Brian Gallagher on 7 August 2014 in Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE

  We are excited to announce that actor, author, historian and Ancestry.co.uk spokesperson Sir Tony Robinson will be hosting a series of exclusive family history events to mark the WWI centenary.   Sharing his fascinating perspective on history, Tony will be visiting local archives in Liverpool, Essex, Newcastle upon Tyne and East Sussex (full event… Read more

Righting a family history wrong…. in fifteen minutes.

Posted by Emma on 23 March 2013 in Ancestry Advocates, General, Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE

I was nearing the end of my stint as an Ancestry Advocate on the stand at WDYTYA 2013, when a lady asked me to ‘help her find out where she had gone wrong’. … Let’s face it, we’ve all been there, haven’t we? She had obviously spent a great deal of time and money tracing… Read more

Broadcasting LIVE from Who Do You Think You Are? Live to our Facebook page now

Posted by on 24 February 2012 in General, Record Collections, Site Features, Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE

We’re broadcasting six presentations live from the world’s biggest genealogy show at London Olympia, to our Facebook fan page. We’d love you to join us at www.facebook.com/AncestryUK so if you’re Facebook fan then log in now.  For full details on the presentations go to our recent blog post here.

Tony Robinson & others to be broadcast LIVE from Who Do YouThink You Are?Live to our Facebook page

Posted by on 16 February 2012 in General, Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE

For those of you unable to attend Who Do You Think You Are? Live next week from the 24th to the 26th February, we will be broadcasting LIVE from the  Ancestry Academy at the world’s largest family history event STRAIGHT to our Facebook page. Just three simple steps are required to watch: Go to www.facebook.com/AncestryUK… Read more

PRIZE DRAW: Enter to win a pair of tickets to Who Do You Think You Are? Live!

Posted by on 15 February 2012 in General, Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE

In celebration of the world’s largest family history show next week from the 24-26 February, of which Ancestry.co.uk is the title sponsor, we’re giving away three pairs of tickets to Who Do You Think You Are? Live*.  To whet your appetite here are just a few things that will be at the show next week.… Read more

2 Weeks Until Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE 2012

Posted by on 10 February 2012 in General, Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE

Only two weeks left until Who Do You Think you Are? LIVE! If you’re planning on attending the world’s largest family history show then make sure you take advantage of our exclusive ticket offer at www.ancestry.co.uk/WDYTYA. We’ll be at stand 616 with a catalogue of exciting things including: Free computer access You’ll be able to spend time on Ancestry.co.uk and… Read more