This calendar lists Society events and coach trips, and also external events such as family history fairs and open days which members attend to represent the Society. Where further information is available click on the links. 

For other events around the UK the most useful site is the GENUKI diary, GENEVA.

Where Wiltshire FHS will have a stand at an event, an asterisk is shown. 

Members wishing to order publications for collection at events are asked to do so at least a week ahead via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 01380 723830

 In addition to the events listed below:

  • Branches meet regularly at locations around the county – see Branches & Meetings
  • Transcribers meet weekly at the Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre to work from original records – for more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or ring ring 01793 852662  
10 Aug Open Saturday, WFHS Resource Centre, Devizes*
14 Aug WFHS Coach trip to St Fagans open air museum, part of the National Museum of Wales collection
24 Aug The Family History Show London, Sandown Race Course, Esher, Surrey*
14 Sep Open Saturday, WFHS Resource Centre, Devizes*
21 Sep Wiltshire FHS AGM at Nursteed Centre, Nursteed Road, Devizes SN10 3AH at 3:15pm preceded by a talk at 2:00pm on "The Philosophy of Research, Ethical Dilemmas and the Future of Genealogy" by Dr Penny Walters
28 Sep Bristol & Avon FHS Family History Fair,  BAWA Bristol*
5 Oct WFHS Coach trip  to The National Archives, Kew
5 Oct Oxfordshire FHS Family History Fair, Woodstock*
12 Oct Glamorgan FHS FH Fair, Merthyr Tydfil
12 Oct Open Saturday, WFHS Resource Centre, Devizes* 
24-26 Oct RootsTech London, EXCEL Centre, Custom House, East London
2 Nov Surrey FH Fair, Woking*
16 Nov Open Saturday, WFHS Resource Centre, Devizes* (provisional date)
8 Feb The Family History Show South-West, UWE, Bristol*
21 Mar Dorset FHS Family History Day, Parkstone*
17-18 Apr Family Tree Live, Alexandra Palace*
26-27 Jun The Genealogy Show, NEC Birmingham*
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