Thursday 22 June 2017

Free access to FindMyPast's Irish and British records

FindMyPast is offering a long weekend of free access to its Irish and British collections. While the free access provides access to very nearly all the records in these vast databases, there are a few exceptions; the following collections are not included in the free access:
  • Irish and British newspapers and periodicals
  • UK Electoral Registers (2002-2013)
  • UK Companies House Directors (2002-2013)
  • 1939 Register.
You'll need a free registered account with, or (There is no free access via

If you don't already have an account, you'll find it's quick and easy to set one up. Only your name and an email address are required and no financial details are requested. Just follow one of the links below, and click on the LOG IN button on the top right.

Enjoy yourselves!
Free access 9am BST, Thurs 22 June to 11:59pm BST Mon 26 June.
Free access from 4am EDT Friday 23 June to 6:59pm EDT Monday 26 June.
Free access from 6pm AEST Thursday 22 June to 8:59am AEST Tuesday 27 June.