Leicestershire And Rutland Family History Society

Established 20 September 1974   Reg. Charity No 518870   Member Of The F.F.H.S   ©LRFHS Feb 2015


Leicestershire & Rutland Family History Society

Unit 4B, Pilot House

King Street

Leicester LE1 6RN

Telephone 0116 2857211

E-Mail Addresses:

Chairman

chairman@lrfhs.org.uk

Vice-Chairman

vicechairman@lrfhs.org.uk

Secretary

secretary@lrfhs.org.uk

Treasurer

treasurer@lrfhs.org.uk

Membership

membership@lrfhs.org.uk

Journal Editor

editor@lrfhs.org.uk

Research Centre

librarian@lrfhs.org.uk

Projects

projects@lrfhs.org.uk

Surname Interests

services@lrfhs.org.uk

Kew Trips

kewtrips@lrfhs.org.uk

Publications

publications@lrfhs.org.uk

Webmaster

webmaster@lrfhs.org.uk









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Founded in 1974 by 12 family history enthusiasts, the society, run by volunteers, has gone from strength to strength and in 2014 celebrated it’s 40th Anniversary. From humble beginnings we have grown to a society with currently over 2,000 members UK and worldwide, and have embraced the latest technology with our online access to Ancestry, Find My Past and other sites and can also now be found on Facebook.



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SEARCH SERVICE

THE SOCIETY NOW OPERATES A SEARCH SERVICE USING OUR VAST RESOURCES AT THE RESEARCH CENTRE - FREE FOR MEMBERS - NON-MEMBERS WILL BE ASKED FOR A DONATION


THE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE SENT DIRECTLY TO THE PILOT HOUSE RESEARCH CENTRE, AND WILL BE PROCESSED BY THE VOLUNTEER STAFF WHO WILL TRY AND SOLVE YOUR RESEARCH  QUERIES


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IS ANYONE RESEARCHING THE SAME NAMES AS YOU? - CHECK OUR DATABASE

SITE VISITS SINCE 21 OCTOBER 2015

NEW MILITARY AREA NOW OPEN

AT PILOT HOUSE RESEARCH CENTRE

Our range of military books and records have

all been put together in a new separate area

NEW COMPUTER WITH NEW RECORDS:

4,500 WORLD WAR 1 BATALLION WAR DIARIES

WW1 TRENCH MAPS

LEICESTER/LEICESTERSHIRE ABSENT VOTERS & MORE



NEW PUBLICATIONS OLD JOURNALS BUY CD PUBLICATIONS BY DOWNLOAD STRAIGHT TO YOUR COMPUTER HINCKLEY PAST AND PRESENT WEBSITE

NEW FREE DOWNLOAD

THE HEROES OF GREAT GLEN, LEICESTERSHIRE

THE 152 MEN AND BOYS OF GREAT GLEN WHO FOUGHT IN THE GREAT WAR - RESEARCHED BY THE GREAT GLEN U3A

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD IN ADOBE .PDF FORMAT

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2016 KEW NATIONAL ARCHIVES TRIP DATES

WE NEED YOUR STORIES

Have you got any interesting or informative stories, research findings, website finds or anything  you would like to share with us in our Journal? Whatever size, small items or long stories we can serialize. Photographs can also be included. Articles can be sent in MSWord, Richtext, Adobe .pdf, excel or all major formats, or printed to be  typed or scanned.

SEND YOUR ARTICLES NOW TO: editor@lrfhs.org.uk

1939 REGISTER IS FREE AT THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES

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BELFAST & THE TITANIC MUSEUM  TRIP

31 JULY 2016  5 DAYS

VISIT BELFAST, THE TITANIC MUSEUM,

THE ANTRIM COAST AND DUBLIN

(STARTS FROM LEICESTER)

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2017 LRFHS

CALENDAR PHOTOGRAPH

COMPETITION

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WITH SADNESS WE ANNOUNCE THE PASSING AWAY OF OUR PRESIDENT

MICHAEL BILLINGS AT THE AGE OF 88.

HIS FUNERAL WILL BE ON TUESDAY 3 MAY AT 1PM AT GILROES CEMETERY,

GROBY ROAD LEICESTER

20th CENTURY SOCIETY

The Twentieth Century Society was founded as the Thirties Society in 1979, and exists to safeguard the heritage of architecture and design in Britain from 1914 onwards. The Society’s prime objectives are conservation and education.

FREE PRESENTATION BY THE 20TH CENTURY SOCIETY ON MAY 4 2016

AT THE WIGSTON CIVIC SOCIETY AGM - SEE WEBPAGE FOR DETAILS