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June 2016

The wreck of the SS London: 150 years ago this notorious shipping disaster claimed the lives of hundreds, as Simon Wills explains
A comedy heroine descended from a WW1 hero: Nick Thorne takes a look at the family of the well-loved and talented entertainer Victoria Wood
Finding other people’s secrets: Jocelyn Robson explains how she investigated a fascinating story of a woman who faked her own death and reinvented herself
Stythies, handlooms and tenterhooks: Melvyn Jones delves into the working lives of home-based handloom weavers and metalworkers
History in the details: Jayne Shrimpton on jodhpurs
Great Scots online: Jill Morris explores the wealth of Scottish records available
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