BATTLE OF THE BANNS
Our complete guide to marriage records
Tracking down Baptists
Finding ancestral portraits can be easier than you think
FORCED TO FLEE
Spanish children sent to England during the civil war
A reader discovers his ancestors' castle
A PRESSING ENGAGEMENT
The history of printers and printing
Researching in this industrial town
What's in a name
Win British Newspaper Archive Subscriptions
Discover the genealogical goldmine that is the British Newspaper Archive (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) with an online subscription. This recently launched digitisation project has four million pages of searchable family notices, advertisements, obituaries, letters and illustrations from over 200 historic local and national newspapers.
We have a one-year subscription (worth £79.95) to give away as well as two 30-day subscriptions (worth £29.95 each) and four 2-day subscriptions (worth £6.95 each). To be in with a chance of winning one, simply answer the following question. Send answers to firstname.lastname@example.org or write to the usual address on page three, by the 15th March.
Q: Who invented the printing press in the Holy Roman Empire in 1440?