Further Palaeography- A Full-day Course on 10 September

This fully interactive workshop is aimed at those who wish to improve their skills and fluency in reading 16th & 17th century handwriting. The documents will all be written in English, the teaching of Latin will not be included. Working in pairs on facsimiles you will be able to choose documents from a range of handwriting styles. Each pair will receive individual attention. You will be given practical tips on how to tackle unfamiliar scripts. The course is not suitable for beginners. If he has time, the tutor will help you with your own difficult documents or advice you on problems in your research.

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How to Transfer your Family History Data to Another Package - A One-hour Lecture on 24 August

Many of us get frustrated with the genealogy package that we use or maybe it dies a natural death because of the company producing it. Whichever the case you are left with having to move your data to another package but there is also the fear that it won’t be that easy and will you lose anything? The lecture will try to explain the trouble free means of making that move – it will also unravel the black art as many see it of GEDCOM.

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