Newspapers & directories

For links to other Family History related websites - please return to our links hub.

Newsplan- a programme for microfilming, preservation  and access to local newspapers
Newspaper Library (British Library: archive of all
UK newspapers).
Hull Daily Mail - local newspaper
London Gazette - on line listings of WWI & II records plus civilian and military medals of the 20th century.

History of Hull Newspapers and details of newspapers held at the History Centre are also available

Trade Directories

Historical Directories - Digital Library of 18th, 19th and early 20th-century trade and historical directories from England and Wales.  

Selection of UK directories - Commercial site, subscription required.