Free BMD indexes at TNA

In response to growing demand, The National Archives has agreed free onsite internet access to the birth, deaths and marriages indexes, through, the UK family history website.


From 1 November 2007, users at The National Archives´ Kew site, and on the first floor of the Family Records Centre in Myddleton Street, up until 15 March 2008, will have free access to the digitised indexes, for an initial one-year trial period.

James Strachan, Head of Public Services and Marketing at The National Archives, said: "The National Archives is always looking to improve its services, and develop customer experience. Following numerous requests from the public, we have come to this agreement with which enables us to get even closer to providing a comprehensive family history service."

Information provided by The National Archives