The 2018 IGRS Open Day and Annual General Meeting is to be held on Saturday, 5th May, 2018 at the Abbey Conference Centre, 34 Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3BU, United Kingdom, (travel information given below).
As usual, the day will take the format of two talks in the morning, followed by lunch and the AGM in the afternoon. Below are details of the day’s programme.
All are most welcome!
10:15 Registration, coffee and biscuits
10.45 The Irish National Folklore Collection Online – an Untapped Resource for Genealogy – Jill Williams, FIGRS
11.45 The Registry of Deeds and the Progress in the Online Registry of Deeds Project – Rosalind McCutcheon, Vice-President, FIGRS
14:15 IGRS AGM (All welcome, but only members may vote)
Roz McCutcheon and Jill Williams are both long term members of the IGRS, serving on our Council. Both ladies are also from Co. Cork. Each will bring her own inimitable style, wit and expert knowledge to the Open Day.
The charge for attending the morning lectures, which includes lunch, is £25 members (£30 for non-members). The AGM is free. While anyone can attend the AGM, only members can vote. If you are not already a member, why not join now?
To book, please choose one of the following methods:
- Send cheque to The IGRS, 18 Stratford Ave, Rainham, Kent ME8 0EP with your name and either an SAE or note of your email address
- Pay at the door (though booking is highly recommended)
- Pay online by PayPal
Please be aware that numbers are limited to 50, so prior booking is recommended.
If you have booked already, you are on the list and need take no more action.
Venue: The venue is the Abbey Conference Centre, just around the corner from Westminster City Archives, where the AGM has been held during the previous three years.
Railway station: Victoria
Tube: St James’s Park (District & Circle lines)
Buses: 11, 24, 211 via Victoria Street; 88 via Great Smith Street; 507 via Horseferry Road
Hoping to see you on the day!
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