I am currently able to offer the following services (subject to prior commitments):
£30 per hour to include review of client’s own research and recommending research strategy; undertaking research both online and in situ at appropriate record offices and archives; writing full report of sources consulted, appropriate findings and suggestions for future research. Travel costs and other expenses such as purchase of certificates or copy documents are billed at cost.
My central location means that I am ideally situated for visiting any of the record offices and archives within the West Midlands including Birmingham, the Black Country, Warwick, Worcester and Stafford/Lichfield. I also visit the National Archives and am a member of the British Library.
For initial review, online research and research at Birmingham or other West Midland Archives please email your research requests and you can make payment here:
1 hour review £30.00 GBP
1 hour research £30.00 GBP
2 hours research £60.00 GBP
3 hours research £90.00 GBP
I currently deliver a series of family history workshops at the Library of Birmingham but am available to deliver similar sessions elsewhere in the West Midlands on an occasional basis. See Workshops & Courses tab for details of topics.
One-to-one advice sessions:
Help with online family history research or advice on how to tackle your brick walls. £15 for 30 minute consultation or £25 per hour. By appointment: Monday evening 5-6.30pm, or Saturday afternoon 2-4pm Venue: Library of Birmingham