13th September 2016

Oh heavens…. A Rockstar? You are kidding….

Times when I am speechless, shocked and amazed are few and far between for me…. Having seen the Silver and Bronze winners in the UK list […]
10th September 2016

The Three Musketeers

It’s a historical novel by Alexander Dumas (1802-1870). Weirdly, in the list of Three Musketeers, Wikipedia lists four (confused?!) – Athos, Aramis, Porthos and D’Artagnan. One […]
8th September 2016

194 years ago today

…. Prince Dom Pedro I (nicknamed “the Liberator”) declared Brazil’s independence and tonight marks another new dawn in Brazil’s history. The Rio 2016 Paralympic Games opening ceremony […]
4th September 2016

And finally…. new premises!

We can barely contain our excitement…. we have finally signed the lease and we are moving!!! Our new residence at 5 St Marys Courtyard, Church Street, […]
1st September 2016

Rockstar Genealogist Awards

Each year, John D. Reid of Anglo-Celtic Connections has the unenviable task of masterminding the ‘Rockstar Genealogist Awards‘. It was his brainchild but I have to […]
30th August 2016

Historic Bank Holiday weekend

It is a rare occasion when we close the offices of FWL Towers for two days, as we are normally open Monday to Saturday. However, this […]
27th August 2016

Competition time

To whom it may concern: Firstly, an apology…. I am going to use a word which would normally not be uttered on this blog…. well, not […]
25th August 2016

So worthwhile

Aside from a monumental amount of paperwork this week, it’s been good. In fact, better than good. For over a year, we’ve been working with a […]
21st August 2016

Making history

Few people around the globe (in the First World at least) could possibly have missed the fact that Brazil have been hosting the 2016 Olympics over […]