A new genealogy television show called Find My Past the TV show starts on 20 October 2011. The programme comes from findmypast.co.uk and is presented by Chris Hollins of BBC Breakfast, Watchdog and winner of Strictly Come Dancing 2009.
Instead of celebrities’ ancestors, the show looks at the ancestors of three members of the public and reveals to them how they are linked to a ‘significant historical event’. Three of the episodes will look at events from World War 2: Dunkirk, Battle of Britain and D-Day.
Programme starts at 9pm on Yesterday channel: Freeview channel 12, Sky 537, Virgin Media 203