Who Do You Think You Are? Live 2015 in pictures – plus confirmation on the WDYTYA? Live 2016 show dates.
Now that I’m safely home and recovering in a bath of tea from this year’s superb 3 day Who Do You Think You Are? Live show, I thought i’d share my photos.
But before I do, there’s been some initial confusion over the 2016 show dates. Chris Paton (from The British GENES blog) picks up the case, and Else Churchill from The Society of Genealogists confirmed 2016’s show dates, again at the NEC:
Else explains that the plans changed over the weekend – presumably based on the success of the show rather than a guesstimate of its success, given that it had also moved home.
UPDATE: The Who Do You Think You Are? Live team have also now confirmed the dates:
You can read the full Twitter conversation here.
Right, on to those photos!
Alec Tritton opens the Parish Chest
FIBIS had a large stand this year
Remembrance statue at Who Do You Think You Are? Live 2015
Day Three was pretty busy
Understanding the Death Duty Registers sign
The My History stand
The 1939 Tea Room was a big hit
My WDYTYA? Live tickets have arrived.
Dave Annal talking Death Duty Registers
National Archives stand at WDYTYA Live 2015
Some of the attendees at one of the 2015 WDYTYA? Live tweet-ups.
Cambridgeshire Family History Society stall
Some criminal reading to add to my reading pile.
Busy AncestryDNA stand.
Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry stand
Eric Knowles in the sun
FamilySearch explain digitisation of some microfilm records
The FindMyPast 1939 Tea Room
Stalls at Who Do You Think You Are? Live
Linda Kerr of ISOGG talking DNA for Absolute Beginners
AncestryDNA has been a heavily promoted product this year’s WDYTYA? Live show.
Where Do You Think You Are Going? Live
Margaret Haig (IPO) talks copyright and family history
Alec Tritton on Non-confirmist records
FindMyPast 1939 tea room
Jayne Shrimpton talks 80s fashion
Two AncestryDNA testing kits
Pen & Sword Books