HeritageEvents

15
NOV
Medals and Decorations of the 1st World War
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Known to many as Reading Football Clubs historian David is also passionate about medals and awards. He will give a fascinating insight into the background of medals and awards including many from his own collection and share the stories behind them. Attendees…

Location: 9.4 miles away

TEL: 01189 509553
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17
NOV
Workshop: Making the most of autosomal DNA
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

with tutor: Debbie Kennett an internationally recognised expert speaker and writer on genetic genealogy. This workshop is a follow‐up to previous introductory talks in April and October which provided an introduction to DNA testing. It is aimed at individuals who have…

Location: 9.4 miles away

TEL: 01189 509553
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24
NOV
Workshop: Military Records for family historians
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

with tutor Trevor MaidmentThis workshop will cover the main services: Army Navy RAF as well as some Merchant Navy. The aim of the workshop is to demonstrate what military records were created where they can be found online what information can be…

Location: 9.4 miles away

TEL: 01189 509553
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06
DEC
Talk: Putting Berkshire on the Map
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

If you like maps this is one not to miss. John Leighfield will talk about the history of mapping with particular emphasis on Berkshire beginning with Matthew Paris map of Britain c.1250 and finishing with Google and modern mapping. The opportunity…

Location: 9.4 miles away

TEL: 01189 509553
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