The Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) is running a competition open to all UK residents as well as residents of the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man and Republic of Ireland aged between 5-16 years on Thursday 13th July 2017 (the closing date for entries) except the children or close relatives of the Trustees of FFHS including its consultants and contractors or any persons closely connected with the Competition.
We would like to encourage children and young people, with the help of their older family members to develop an interest in family history. The My Family Tree booklet produced by the FFHS will help to start their research adventure
To enter the Competition competitors must:
- Submit a photocopy or scanned copy of a completed double page spread of their ‘My Family Tree’ booklet and/or the completed family tree chart as printed in the booklet
- Write a short paragraph (no more than 450 words) describing what they enjoyed most about working on the booklet.
To obtain a copy of the booklet (FOC) please send your name and address by email to The Administrator at
with 'My Family Tree' in the Subject Heading or request a copy by post by writing to:
PO Box 8857
Lutterworth LE17 4RE
Please note the closing date is Thursday July 13th - Good luck!