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Good research depends on reliable and multiple sources. We have found the following websites useful but NHG is not responsible for their accuracy. 

Genealogy websites: 

Ancestry - more than a billion searchable family history records. Subscription site.

FreeBMD - an ongoing project to transcribe the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths and to make them freely available. Not all areas have yet been transcribed. 

Military research:

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Local history groups

HRGS - Historical Research Group of Sittingbourne. 

Local archaeology groups

Swale and Thames Archaeological Survey (SWAT Archaeology) 

Local information

Upchurch Matters  - news and information site with articles on the history of the area.

Visit Swale - has information about historic places to visit and history events in the Sittingbourne area

Visit Kent - has information about historic places to visit and history events throughout Kent

Sfm Radio  - community radio station for Sittingbourne and the surrounding area