Explore this collection of newspapers to unearth interesting or undiscovered stories about your ancestors’. Discover how the events were originally reported and reveal fascinating details about the world in which your ancestors lived.
Each record includes a transcript and original image of the newspaper page. The amount of information will vary, you may be able to find a combination of the following:
We have the following periodicals available in this collection:
Aberdeen Press and Journal
Bath Chronicle and Weekly Gazette
Birmingham Daily Post
Derby Daily Telegraph
Dundee Evening Telegraph
Edinburgh Evening News
Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
Exeter and Plymouth Gazette Daily Telegrams
Glasgow Evening Citizen
Hull Daily Mail
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser
Manchester Evening News
Nottingham Evening Post
Portsmouth Evening News
Sheffield Daily Telegraph
Sunderland Daily Echo and Shipping Gazette
Taunton Courier, and Western Advertiser
Western Daily Press
Western Morning News
When you are searching for your ancestor, start your search broadly with only your ancestor’s name. Many articles report only the first initial and surname.
Use the wild card search when searching, it is possible your ancestor’s name may have been spelled incorrectly when the article was originally reported.