15th January 2014

15 January

Historically, 15 January has seen many important events…. 1559 saw the coronation of Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1601) at Westminster Abbey in London. She was the third […]
14th January 2014

Holiday? Yes please….!

Confession time: are you already thinking about when you can take your next holiday? If we did a poll, I am sure the percentage of people […]
13th January 2014

One-Eyed Britons

With our Managing Director suffering with eye trouble today, our minds have turned to those who have limited vision … and we found a surprising number […]
12th January 2014

Timothy Kitcher (#52Ancestors #2)

Taking up the challenge set by Amy Johnson Crow last Sunday, this week marks the second week of the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks. And this […]
11th January 2014

On this day….

Who is this lady? And why was today important in her life and in the history books, for women in particular?
10th January 2014

The Winter Olympics

Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXII Olympic Winter Games, is the international winter multiple sports event that will be celebrated from February 7 to […]
9th January 2014

Are you a GOON?

For readers of our blog who did not already know, our Managing Director – Kirsty Gray – is also the Chairman of the Guild of One-Name […]
8th January 2014

On this day …. 8 January

Today, in Tupelo, Mississippi, Elvis Presley – the undisputed ‘King of Rock n Roll’ (apparently) – was born. He began singing in the local Pentecostal church choir, […]
7th January 2014

A Rainbow update

Those individuals who have been born in England or Wales with the name Bungle appear to have some variations in their surname and hence are multiply […]