FFHS - supporting family historians for over 40 years


The FFHS communicates in a variety of ways with its member societies and also individuals who are interested in family history. We hope that at least one of the options described below will help you to keep in touch with us.

FFHS Newsletter

Our Newsletter is normally published bi-monthly. It contains relevant news and matters such as competitions, diary dates and details of fresh publications.

The Newsletter is free of charge. Why not subscribe here?

If you have material to offer for possible publication, please

Social Media

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FFHS Lists

FFHS runs three emailing list that cater for a wide range of enthusiasts.


This aims to keep anyone interested up-to-date with the latest news relating to family history.

You can sign up here. There is no charge.

We welcome information which is suitable for sharing in this way, such as changes in access to archives and new sources of information. Please send details to the

FFHS Members list

Our member societies are automatically subscribed to this list. We send emails as and when appropriate to the relevant society liaison representative(s). They are then responsible for forwarding the messages to their own society's officers and others who need to know. This method enables us to communicate very quickly with our members.

FFHS Discuss

This is an open list (with a public archive) for discussion of topics related to family history. Naturally, its contents are moderated. The list is primarily aimed for use by officers of member societies but anyone else interested is welcome to join too.

You can sign up here. There is no charge.


If you have suggestions on how we can communicate even more effectively with our members and the world at large we would be very pleased to .

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