What do I mean 'Cats and Stamps'? I'll tell you later. First of all, the serious stuff...
Subscribers to Ancestry may wish to make use of the latest addition to the organisation's data-bank, namely, the UK's Dictionary of National Biography. Read all about it here. Non-subscribers can register for a free account and search the index, but that's about all.
The latest TNA Podcast can be found here. It's entitled 'Follow That Lead: from census entry to Google Maps', and advises the listener how to find out more about family properties using both traditional and modern-day on-line resources.
There's been a sizeable addition of some 40,000+ entries from various Yorkshire PRs to the FindMyPast website (primarily the Wakefield area) - find out more here.
OK, time for the Cats.
And, of course, the Stamps.
ON THIS DAY
1797: Last invasion of Britain takes place when 1,400 Frenchmen land at Fishguard, Wales - and were rounded up within a couple of days and imprisoned;
1997: Dolly the sheep cloned.