I am very excited. I have bought a ticket to the "Who do you think you are National History show." Link below.
Basically it is a big Geneology trade show. I have been researching my family tree for about 2 years now. I have had some success, but lately I spend a lot of hours not finding pretty much anything. I am going to have to start digging deeper. Anyways this show should be brilliant. There is an ask the expert section and lots of learning seminars, 3 of which I am already booked into (Organising your Family tree, Best Geneolgy websites, and Ireland: Finding your realatives born there). I know that it is a bit of an odd hobby, more usually practised by retirees! My boss at work teasingly calls me a geek. I don't mind, I really do enjoy it.
This photo below is my great great great great grandpa, Francis Porter who was born in Ireland around 1820. He was a reverend in a town called Bready.