Friday 30th April to Monday 3rd May, FindMyPast are offering free access to all of their British census from 1841-1911From time to time, we open up access to all or some of Findmypast completely free of charge to encourage more people to explore their family history. To view all of Findmypast’s UK census records for free this weekend, you simply need to sign up or log in if you’ve already got an account. You’ll be able to access all English, Welsh and Scottish census records, normally included in a paid subscription. For more information, including our fair usage policy, read our free access terms and conditions. Only Findmypast’s English, Scottish and Welsh census records are free to access. All other records including censuses from other countries, the 1939 Register and newspapers are not included. To view any excluded records during the free access period, you’ll need a valid subscription. Our search tools are simple yet powerful. On the records search page, just type in any information you have on family members and see what results come back. If you get stuck, take a look at this handy video to get you started or read this guide on searching our records. Keep searching, the potential discoveries are endless. You could uncover family milestones in our birth, marriage and death records, find your ancestors at school or work, or track their travels in ship manifests. And, if you haven’t already, preserve and share all this amazing detail in our online family tree builder.