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Family & Local History Fair with Craft Stalls 2018

13/10/2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and learn about how to research your family history and understand more about the development of the local area.

A number of craft stalls will also feature at the show.
Get ideas about how to display your research.

Family & Local History Societies, Advice/Help Desk, Transcriptions, Indexes, Genealogy Supplies, New Books, Second-Hand Books, Software, Microfiche, Data CDs, Antiquarian Books, Postcards, Map Reprints, and so much more…

Two Free Talks
Gary Brannan – from Borthwick Institute York who will look for “Doncaster’s Scattered History” – unusual records.

Time: 10.45am
Martyn Johnson – author, raconteur and retired ‘Bobby’ will ask - “What’s tha’ up to Nah?”- a bit of humour!

Time: 1.15pm
Live Performances of brand new Sand House songs by Jenkinson-Park
Jenkinson-Parks’ performances are free (though there is an admission charge into the Fair) and take place at the Sand House stand at 11:30am, 12:30pm and 2:30pm. Hear new Sand House songs and tracks from their album “Songs Of Our Town”

Admission: £2, including FREE Raffle. Accompanied under 14 free.

Sorry – we are over subscribed for this year and cannot accept any more bookings.

If you would like to be on our list for details of next year, please send your details using the “Fair” contact on the Contact Us page.

Family History SocietiesCommercial
  • British Deaf History Society
  • Chesterfield & District FHS
  • Doncaster & District FHS
    • Help Desk
    • Publications
  • East Yorkshire FHS
  • Family & Community Historical Research Society [FACHRS]
  • Federation of Family History Societies
  • Great Northern Railway Society
  • Guild of One Name Studies
  • Huddersfield & District FHS
  • Isle of Axholme FHS
  • Nottinghamshire FHS
  • Nuneaton & N Warwickshire FHS
  • Rotherham FHS
  • Selby & District FH Group
  • Sheffield & District FHS
  • Wakefield & District FHS
  • Wyvern Railway Ancestry Research
  • York FHS
  • Chris Makepeace Maps
  • Discover Doncaster - book & author
  • Dundee University - CAIS
  • Family History Partnership / FFHS
  • M & M Publications
  • Military & Family Genealogy
  • R A Longley Publications
  • Unknown Soldier
CraftLocal Heritage
  • 513 Enterprise Limited
  • Cards by Caz [Carol Shaw]
  • Encaustic Art Plus
  • Handmade Paper Crafts - Myra Sanderson
  • Heart & Country
  • J M Dichroics [John Michael]
  • Doncaster Civic Trust
  • Kirk Sandall Art Club
  • Medieval Emporium [Pollie Scott]
  • York Crafts [knitting & sewing for charity]
  • Brigg Heritage Society
  • Don Catchment River Trust
  • Doncaster Archives / Local Studies
  • Doncaster Civic Trust
  • Doncaster District Postcard Society
  • Forest Town Heritage Group
  • Friends of Doncaster Grand Theatre
  • Friends of Hyde Park Cemetery
  • Friends of St Oswalds Church
  • The Sand House
  • Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

Last updated 12 October 2018


10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Doncaster School for the Deaf
Leger Way
Doncaster, DN2 6AY
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Doncaster and District Family History Society