Jul 312017
 

John Cramer and Angie Trueman, along with Mick Dumbleton, Alex McGahey and Malcolm Austen, manned our stand at the Bucks FHS Open Day at Aylesbury at the weekend.  There was considerable interest in our CDs – both PR transcripts and photographic MI CDs – and our range of books.

For those who could not be there, our CDs and books are available by post – browse the links to CDs and books on the left at www.ofhs.org.uk

May 252017
 

Oxfordshire FHS will be attending the Wiltshire FHS Family History Day on 10 June at Steam – Museum of the GWR, Swindon.  We will have the full range of Black Sheep books on sale as well as CD’s of our parish transcripts and Monumental Inscriptions.  There will also be a range of books at a discounted rate.  A Search service will be provided to help trace those elusive Oxfordshire ancestors.  We look forward to seeing you there.

John Cramer

OFHS – Events Organiser

Apr 052017
 

Sue Honoré, Oxfordshire FHS’s journal editor, chatted to Nick Piercey on Radio Oxford this afternoon, and the programme is up on iPlayer.

You can listen to it by going to
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04xmrzw

and then click on the play button on Nick’s shoulder, and then the Who Do You Think You Are? tab immediately under Nick’s chin!

We look forward to talking to many visitors interested in their Oxfordshire roots at the show in the next three days. Some of the team have been up there this afternoon setting up our stand – plenty of books and CDs are ready for visitors!

The show website is at

http://www.whodoyouthinkyouarelive.com/

Apr 052017
 
In the early afternoon of today, 5 April, Sue Honoré, Oxfordshire FHS’s journal editor, will talk on BBC Radio Oxford.
She will mainly be talking about the Who Do You Think You Are? Live Family History Show to be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday of this week at the NEC, in Birmingham, which Oxfordshire FHS will be attending.
Sue’ll be on Nick Piercey’s show, and she’s scheduled to be on at 13:40.
Details of Radio Oxford are at http://www.bbc.co.uk/radiooxford
Mar 102017
 

If you missed the opportunity to buy tickets at the early bird price a discounted rate on two tickets is still available.  Two tickets can be purchased for £28 rather than £36.  Visit the WDYTYA website below and enter code EL28.

Oxfordshire FHS will be attending as are Berkshire FHS, Northants FHS and Wiltshire FHS.  A full list of exhibitors currently signed up can be found on the WDYTYA webpage by clicking on “Exhibitors”.

http://www.whodoyouthinkyouarelive.com/

John Cramer

Oxfordshire Family History Society

Events Co-ordinator

 

Nov 112016
 

WDYTYA? Live 2017 will again be held at the NEC, Birmingham, on 6-8 April next year.

Early bird tickets are available from 10 to 22 November, inclusive.  To purchase two tickets for £22, a discount of 40%, follow the link below.  Oxfordshire FHS will be attending as are Berkshire FHS, Northants FHS and Wiltshire FHS.  Other local Societies may be confirmed nearer the time.  A full list of exhibitors currently signed up can be found on the WDYTYA webpage by clicking on “Exhibitors”.

John Cramer

Events Co-ordinator

Oxfordshire Family History Society

www.ofhs.org.uk

http://wdytya.seetickets.com/tour/who-do-you-think-you-are-live?OfferCode=EEB22

 

Jul 192016
 

The Buckinghamshire FHS Open Day will be held at The Grange School, Wendover Way in Aylesbury this coming Saturday.  Oxfordshire FHS will be attending providing you with the opportunity to purchase CD’s of our parish records and Monumental Inscriptions.  We will also have a range of books on sale.  Members of the Society will be able to carry out searches to try and help with tracing those elusive members of your family tree.  We look forward to seeing you there.

The link below provides a full list of attendees.

http://www.bucksfhs.org.uk/index.php/19-bucks-fhs/1258-open-day-2016

Jun 132016
 

This years Wiltshire FHS Open Day will be held at Steam, Museum of the Great Western Railway, in Swindon.  Oxfordshire FHS will be attending providing you with the opportunity to purchase CD’s of our parish records and Monumental Inscriptions.  We will also have a range of books for sale.  Members of the Society will be able to carry out searches to try and help with tracing those elusive members of your family tree.  We look forward to seeing you there.

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Feb 162016
 

WDYTYAL2016

 

OFHS has been given a code that will give you a discount on the purchase of two tickets.  Single tickets are £16, purchased in advance. or £22 on the door.  The discounted price for two tickets is £26.  Visit their website at www.whodoyouthinkyouarelive.com and enter the code OXF26 when you place your order.  Please note that this post corrects an error in that posted on 17 December in which I said that two tickets could be  purchased for £22.

Our stand will have our Parish and Monumental Inscription CD’s for sale plus a range of books.  We look forward to seeing you at the NEC.

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