Your Fair Ladies

Family and Local History - Love It, Learn It


Contact :       07985 606993     0113 2360253

Subject Matter/Talks:

  1. Crowning Glory – Celebrate Chimney Pots and Stacks

  2. Pride of Place – Rooftops, Tiles, Terracotta and Thatch

  3. Weathervanes – What’s blowing in the wind?

  4. Views of the Fulneck Moravian Settlement, Pudsey, nr Leeds

  5. Remnants of a lost life - A brief encounter with life and World War I

  6. Our house and its contents – The Butcher, The Baker and The Furniture Maker

  7. Chasing Million Eyres - Following the trail Leeds to Siberia

  8. Family History – Sources before 1837

  9. Signs of the past – in the old Borough of Pudsey (includes Calverley, Farsley, etc.)

  10.  “The Tutor’s story” Family History – A whole new world

  11.  19th Century Boom and Bust – Exploring business and family fortunes

  12.  Discover your Family History – Find out how, the theory is easy

  13.  Tracing your Yorkshire Ancestors online – Specialists websites for God’s Own County

  14.  Scrapbooking – Create a lasting collection of memorabilia including photographs

  15.  Writing Your Family History – Moving on from record sheets and charts

  16.  Wander the web – fun for Family History

  17.  Great Grand Uncle John (1841-1923) – a life through source material

  18.  In a dream world – Ideas to organise Family Research

  19.  Ideas for researching Non-Conformist ancestors

  20.  The 1911 and other census – What’s the difference?

  21.  Family Historian  – dedicated British genealogy recording software

  22.  Reading the Original – Hints and Tips for deciphering old documents

  23.  Digital Photography – basic ideas, hints and tips for Family Historians

  24.  NEW : Talking Family History.  20/30 minutes without images, general overview suitable for all

  25. NEW : Family History Holidays - Visit Archives, Libraries, Museums, the seaside and more ...


Talks are adapted to suit audiences. Please ask about individually tailored workshops.


Duration:           Generally 45 minutes to one hour, can be longer if required

Availability:        Almost anytime depending on adult education teaching commitments

Fee:                   Around £35 + travel negotiable depending on distance


Requirements:  All talks are illustrated either by slides or digital images

  Blackout Facilities or ability to darken the room

  Screen, Projector stand and extension cable if possible please (can provide)

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