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CANCELLED: Saturday 2 July Miners in Your Family? Discover More About Their Lives Find out where records are held that enable you to learn more about your mining ancestors.

See more talks like this in: society / familyhistory / gettingstarted

Thursday 14 July A World Behind Wire: The Nazi Camps and Ghettos With Dr Geoffrey Megargee

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Tuesday 19 July LONDON'S BURNING SEASON: ‘A People’s History of the Woodcraft Folk’ with Phineas Harper and Annebell Phineas Harper and Annebella Pollen discuss the history of the Woodcraft Folk, an egalitarian co-operative children and young people’s movement which originated in a back garden in south London!

See more talks like this in: arts / books / history / military / wwi

Thursday 21 July Breaking Down Brick Walls: Advanced Probate Searching Working with you as a group, Dr Geoff Swinfield tackles finding all the possible probate material there is to find and understanding how it can be used to help genealogical research.

See more talks like this in: leisure / familyhistory / recordsanddata / soglibrary

Saturday 2 July On Being a Woman Writer: Nawal El Saadawi in Conversation Nawal El Saadawi draws on her epic life story and prolific writing

See more talks like this in: arts / literature / fiction / british / 21stcentury / authors


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