Whilst you don't have to go very far to find special offers for the forthcoming WDYTYA? Live! fair, there are a few others which I haven't mentioned so far, thus:-
- BBC History Magazine - 20-25% off subscription rates until 1st March (UK only);
- Win a year's subscription to FindMyPast;
- The deadline for the earlybird discounts for the Society of Genealogists Centenary Conference is February 28th 2011.
The Irish Genealogy News blog has flagged a useful new pictorial resource for Irish researchers, namely, the Linen Hall Library's collection. See the blog entry here.
ON THIS DAY
1674: The Dutch cede New Amsterdam in North America to the English via the Treaty of Westminster, the settlement being renamed 'New York';
2001: The UK foot-and-mouth outbreak begins with case no.1 at an Essex abattoir. Nearly 4 million animals would be slaughtered in the following months.