#FamilyHistoryMonth Day 8 – The British Newspaper Archive for UK research

  For #FamilyHistoryMonth Day 8, check out The British Newspaper Archive for UK research. There are both fee and free options so keep reading and learn how to use it to your advantage for free.   "The British Newspaper Archive is a partnership between the British Library and findmypast to digitise up to 40 million newspaper pages from the British Library's vast collection over the next 10 years." It's free to search and you'll see snippets from each paper where they find a "hit". If you want to read the entire article you'll need a subscription plan. Don't stop here, I'm going to show you the subscription options, but you don't have to subscribe to benefit! You can always do free, unlimited searches. If you decide it's worth it to see the entire article, choose a subscription plan, including a pay as you go option.   Now, for how you can benefit from free searches. I did a quick search for a Welsh ancestor, Sophia Webber, from Monmouthshire. I'v…
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