Deceased Online

Deceased Online is the first central database of statutory burial and cremation registers for the UK and Republic of Ireland, a unique resource for … [Read more...]

Looking for George and Mary Easton

One of our readers is looking for someone who may have images of a grave in Newington Cemetery, Portobello, Edinburgh, Scotland. Matthew George … [Read more...]

Joseph Bell, Titanic hero from Cumbria

Joseph Bell, Chief Engineer of RMS Titanic is remembered on his family grave memorial at St. Thomas a Becket church, Farlam, Cumbria. Born to … [Read more...]

White rose commemorates Scott of the Antarctic

A single white rose is to be left at the Scott statue in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard to mark the centenary of Scott's ill fated expedition to the … [Read more...]

Major T.P.Gray – Dalston, Cumbria

Major T.P. Gray is buried in the graveyard of Dalston Church in North Cumbria. His grave is marked by a single, slightly damaged white stone with his … [Read more...]

Moses Carpenter in Middlesbrough, NE England

Moses Carpenter died in 1889 and is buried in Linthorpe Cemetery, Middlesbrough in the north east of England. On the face of it this seems an … [Read more...]

British Newspaper Archive now online

Up to 4 million pages of historical newspapers now searchable online at the British Newspaper Archive. This valuable and fascinating facility will … [Read more...]

The Animals in War Memorial

A powerful and moving tribute to all the animals that served, suffered and died alongside the British, Commonwealth and Allied forces in the wars and … [Read more...]

John Wesley memorial – Newcastle

Wesley Square on the quayside in Newcastle upon Tyne  includes a memorial obelisk to John Wesley, who first preached on Tyneside in May … [Read more...]

History of the Scottish National War Memorial

[vsw id="25373840" source="vimeo" width="425" height="344" autoplay="no"] Listing every Scots serviceman and woman killed since 1914, the Scottish … [Read more...]