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Keep up to date with all history programmes on BBC radio and TV in your area, with our listings. We also feature events so you can find out what's going on in your area, and all around the country. If you want to stay on the web then use our online guide to navigate around sites local to you. We want to know what you're doing, and where you surf, so if you would like to add your event or site please e-mail your details to the Legacies team.
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TV The Devon & Cornwall Record Society
The Devon and Cornwall Record Society was founded in 1904 to publish local records and to promote local historical studies and genealogical research.
Contact: Administrator - +44 1392 384216
TV Royal Institution of Cornwall
The RIC is the oldest established Cornish History Research Centre in the County. Since 1818 the RIC has pioneered Cornish historical and cultural research.
Contact: The Librarian - +44 1872 272205
TV Cornwall Family History Society
The Cornwall Family History Society aims to become a ‘centre of excellence’ encouraging research into Cornish family history, by co-ordinating transcription and indexing of original records by its members, by maintaining a research library in Truro for members and the general public, by offering a means of contact and information exchange between members.
Contact: General Enquiries - +44 1872 264044
TV The British Association for Local History
Our purpose is to encourage and assist the study of Local History as an academic discipline and as a rewarding leisure pursuit for both individuals and groups.
Contact: General Enquiries - +44 1283 585947

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