Wednesday 30 May 2018

Family History, Science & Irishness: Manchester, 9 June
On Saturday 9 June, the Irish World Heritage Centre in Manchester, UK will be hosting an event exploring Family History, Science and Irishness.

It's being presented by the Irish Diaspora Foundation in collaboration with Double Helix History (University of Manchester) and the Manchester and Lancaster Family History Society. The event will look at the relationship between heritage and science and will include talks by Debbie Kennett and Jerome de Groot on DNA and family history; workshops on health issues, family history investigation, and the best ways to think about your past using DNA testing.

Although the event is free, it is necessary to register in advance, here.

The event will be held from 10:30am to 12:30pm at the Irish World Heritage Centre, 1 Irish Town Way, Manchester M8 0AE.