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Some Useful Databases & Websites, Mostly UK Based

If you know of any good Websites or Databases that are not shown below, then please email us & we will try to include them. Also let us know if any of the links are dead & we will update them.

We accept no liability if you visit or use any of these websites & databases, this is all done at your own risk; you should make sure that you are not breaching any work based policies before visiting them.


PS = Paid For Services          FS = Free Services

choose a category...

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A  -   Age of Consent       American Enquiries       Anonymizers       API's       Archive       Art
         Australian Enquiries      

B  -   Bicycles       Blocked Sites       Books      

C  -   Charity Details       Chat Room Sites       Convert File Types       Courts & Legal Information
         Credit Reference Agencies / Debtor Information      

D  -   Debtor Information / Credit Reference Agencies       Data Protection / GDPR       Document Checking      

E  -   EBay Sites       Electoral Roll Databases      

F  -   Freedom Of Information      

G  -   GDPR / Data Protection       Genealogy Sites      

H  -   Hidden / Meta Data       Horse Racing      

I  -   Importers       Insurance       Italian Sites       IP Grabbers      

J  -   Journalists (Useful Links)      

M  -   MAC Addresses       Maps       Meta / Hidden Data       Missing People      

N  -   News FactChecker       Newspaper Databases      

P  -   PDF Converters       Police & Crime Information       Political Sites       Prisoner Location Service      

Q  -   QR Code Sites       Qualification Checker      

R  -   Restaurants      

S  -   Sanctions / Watch List       Satellite Tracking       Sending Large Files       Shorten URL's
         Stolen Property      

T  -   Training Related       Trains & Rail Journeys       Translation Sites      

U  -   Useful Computer/Internet Sites      

W  -   Wanted People       Watch / Sanctions List       Weather Related Sites       Website Monitoring
         Wikipedia       Wills & Probate      


Age of Consent
Purchasing Age Of Consent
(FS) www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk - details of UK age restricted products & penalties

Sexual Age Of Consent
(FS) www.avert.org - the different ages of consent around the world
(FS) www.law.cornell.edu - marriage laws & minimum ages for the 50 states in the USA & the District of Columbia & Puerto Rico


Anonymizers
(FS) www.anonymouse.org - surf the web and more without leaving your footprint
(FS) www.proxfree.com - surf the web and more without leaving your footprint
(FS) www.proxify.com - an easy way to surf the web without leaving your footprint, letting you choose the countries details you want to leave
(FS) www.guardster.com - surf the web without leaving your footprint
(FS) www.snoopblocker.com - surf the web without leaving your footprint
(PS) www.hidemyass.com - surf the web without leaving your footprint


API's
(FS) www.programmableweb.com - searchable list of over 20,000 useful official API's


Archive
(FS) www.archive.org - the internet Archive's Wayback Machine
(FS) www.archive.org - Archive's save page
(FS) www.archive.fo - another archive search site, with a save a page funcdtion, which works with open Facebook accounts
(FS) www.screenshots.com - historic screenshots of websites
(FS) www.cachedpages.com - cached copies of web pages from a number of search sites
(FS) www.webcitation.org - appears to be a new site aimed at academics, growing in content
(FS) www.web-archive-uk.com - UK based archive for a limited amount of sites, not great but may get better


Art
(FS) www.artloss.com - the world’s largest database of stolen art


Australian Enquiries
(PS) www.pitoolbox.com.au - links to many different Australian based databases & websites, most of which are free to access
(FS) www.australialookup.com - Australian people search site
(FS) www.domain.com.au - property profiles for Australian addresses


Bicycles
(FS) www.bikeregister.com - BikeChecker is a free service for people purchasing a second-hand bike, which allows them to check that the bike is not listed as “Stolen” on the Bike Register Database
(FS) www.bikeshepherd.org - a free service for people purchasing a second-hand bike, which allows them to check that the bike is not listed as stolen on their bike database


Blocked Sites
(FS) www.451unavailable.org - details of sites blocked by UK court orders
(FS) www.blocked.org.uk - check to see if a site is being blocked by UK ISP's
(FS) www.google.com - list of requests to take down sites, by requesting organisation & specified domain
(FS) www.lumendatabase.org - searchable database of legal complaints and requests for removal of on-line material


Books
(FS) www.isbnsearch.org - search for a book by title, author or ISBN
(FS) www.abebooks.co.uk - identify books by their ISBN
(FS) www.amazon.co.uk - identify books by their title, author, publisher or ISBN


Charity Details
(FS) www.gov.uk - details & links for the UK Charity Commission
(FS) www.charitycommission.gov.uk - free searchable database for UK registered charities


Chat Room Sites
(FS) www.mibbit.com - links to 100's of newsgroups / irc's
(FS) www.freechatnow.com - adult based chat room
(FS) www.chat-avenue.com - access to a number of different chat rooms, game & adult based
(FS) www.chatib.us - adult based chat room
(FS) www.chatiw.uk - UK based adult chat room
(FS) www.e-chat.co - adult based chat room
(FS) www.we-talk.co - free & easy to access chat room


Convert File Types
All File Types
(FS) www.youconvertit.com - convert any media file format (Documents, Images, Audio & Video) online without buying or installing anything on your PC
(FS) www.online-convert.com - convert any media file format
(FS) www.zamzar.com - convert any media file format
(FS) www.wobzip.org - enables you to open any type of compressed file

PDF Converters
(FS) www.online2pdf.com - a free online pdf converter & eidtor
(FS) www.pdfconverter.com - pdf converter software with a free online trial feature
(FS) www.pdftoword.com - PDF-to-Word converter
(FS) www.pdfonline.com - free on-line PDF to Word converter
(FS) www.pdf2jpg.net - PDF to JPG on-line converter
(FS) www.freepdfconvert.com - converts PDF to word or excel document and more
(FS) www.pdfonfly.com - an on-line site which converts a website to a PDF and adds the URL & date stamp on the form
(FS) www.cometdocs.com - an on-line site which converts PDF to word or excel documents etc
(FS) www.pdftoexcelonline.com - an on-line site which converts PDF files to excel documents
(FS) www.pdftoexcel.com - an on-line site which converts PDF files to excel documents
(FS) www.investintech.com - a site allowing an online trial of software which converts scanned pdf's to word documents
(FS) www.pdftotext.com - a site allowing you to extract text data from PDF files
(FS) www.extractpdf.com - a site allowing you to extract images & text data from PDF files


Courts & Legal Information
UK & Ireland Information
Free Sites
(FS) www.thelawpages.com - need to register but then you can search Crown Court sentencing results & more
(FS) www.causelist.org - listing for daily court appearance in England & Wales, best searched via Google
(FS) www.courtnewsuk.co.uk - search their database of UK court & tribunal reports via a surname (a paid for service is also available)
(FS) www.gov.uk - searchable database of UK employment tribunal hearings & results
(FS) www.casecheck.co.uk - a free UK legal resource with a searchable database which appears to be high court cases as opposed to criminal court cases
(FS) www.courtsni.gov.uk - Northern Ireland public court lists
(FS) www.legislation.gov.uk - allows you access to copies of most types of UK legislation
(FS) www.justice.gov.uk - this site lists all the vexatious litigants & the date the order was made
(FS) www.courtserve.net - daily court lists available
(FS) www.courts.ie - searchable database for the Irish High Court
(FS) www.hse.gov.uk - searchable public register of convictions from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE)
(FS) www.bailii.org - British & Irish legal Information Institute
(FS) www.scotcourts.gov.uk - useful Scottish Court info, including a searchable judgments database

Paid For Sites
(PS) www.trustonline.org.uk - a database containing details of High Court judgments, Magistrates Court fines defaults and Tribunal Awards
(PS) www.iclr.co.uk - the incorporated council of law reporting for England & Wales

International Information
(FS) www.nsopw.gov - this is the American National Sex Offender Public Website (NSOPW), coordinated by the U.S. Department of Justice
(FS) www.bop.gov - run by the Federal Bureau of Prisons in the USA, this is a database of all Federal inmates incarcerated since 1982 onwards
(FS) www.blackbookonline.info - a site that allows searching via a name of various state & federal sites in the USA for records of arrests & convictions
(FS) www.publicarrestrecords.org - US database of arrest records searchable by Name & State
(FS) www.arrests.org - database of US arrest records, searchable by state
(FS) www.ca.gov - designated registered sex offenders in California
(FS) www.iowa.us - offender information from the Iowa Department of Corrections
(FS) www.jailbase.com - details & photographs of people arrested in the USA & held in County Jails
(FS) www.mugshots.com - details & photographs of people wanted by various agencies in the USA


Credit Reference Agencies / Debtor Information
UK Databases
(PS) www.uk.equifax.com - UK Commercial & Consumer Credit Data
(PS) www.uk.experian.com - UK Commercial & Consumer Credit Data
(PS) www.dbai.dnb.com - UK Commercial & Consumer Credit Data
(PS) www.trustonline.org.uk - a database containing details of CCJs, Administration Orders and CSA Liability Orders
(FS) www.checkmyarea.com - to search any postcode to see geo-demographic data
(FS) www.thegazette.co.uk - searchable postings relating to current & historic UK business & personal insolvency etc

England & Wales
(FS) www.insolvencydirect.bis.gov.uk - searchable register of current Bankruptcies and Individual Voluntary Arrangements held by The Insolvency Service for England & Wales

Northern Ireland
(PS) www.courtsni.gov.uk - the Bankruptcy and Liquidation Register for Northern Ireland
(FS) www.economy-ni.gov.uk - searchable register of Individual Voluntary Arrangements held by The Insolvency Service for Northern Ireland

Scotland
(FS) www.aib.gov.uk - searchable register of insolvencies is a statutory register about the insolvency of individuals and businesses in Scotland

Ireland
(FS) www.isi.gov.ie - searchable Register of Debt Relief Notices
(FS) www.isi.gov.ie - searchable Register of Debt Settlement Arrangements
(FS) www.isi.gov.ie - searchable Register of Personal Insolvency Arrangements
(FS) www.courts.ie - searchable Irish Bankruptcy Register databases

International Information
(FS) www.insolvency.govt.nz - search the New Zealand insolvency register

Other Details
(PS) www.palatine.co.uk - rather than going direct to each credit reference agency & paying the standard price, Palatine can arrange online accounts with a number of these databases at a discounted rate


Data Protection / GDPR
(FS) www.ico.org.uk - UK ICO Data Protection self assessment, with a Controllers & Processors checklists
(FS) www.ico.org.uk - UK ICO Data Protection lawful basis interactive guidance tool


Document Checking
(FS) www.consilium.europa.eu - PRADO (Public Register of Authentic Identity & Travel Documents Online) details of passport and identity documents that are issued by all the countries in the EU
(FS) www.policija.lt - site for checking the validity of Lithuanian identity documents
(FS) www.identitydocuments.nl - site for checking documents from the Netherlands
(FS) www.immigration.gov.ng - list of cancelled Nigerian passports
(FS) www.vehicle-documents.it - site for checking vehicle & driver documents from around the world
(FS) www.passportindex.org - compare passports & visa requirements for differeent countires around the world


EBay Sites
(FS) www.goofbid.com - useful tools for accessing details on eBay postings & accounts
(FS) www.bidvista.com - useful tools for accessing details on eBay postings & accounts
(FS) www.ebay.com - useful advice for law enforcement when dealing with ebay & paypal
(FS) www.ebay.co.uk - the ebay password reset / forget function can give you useful details but don't go too far or you might break the law and also warn the subject of your interest


Electoral Roll Databases
UK Databases
(PS) www.hooyu.com - Hooyu's Investigator database is a new & very useful name & address databases, which displays links to others & businesses
(PS) www.gbgplc.com - GB Connexus is an excellent database, searchable via name, address, phone number & email address
(PS) www.lexisnexis.co.uk - TraceIQ name & address databases with loads of extra sources of data, worth a try if you are on a budget, as they do a click per pay version
(PS) www.192.com - name and address databases, with a "See Who’s Searching for You” service for subscribers
(PS) www.theukelectoralroll.co.uk - name and address databases with a few extra services
(PS) www.ukroll.com - name and address databases with a few extra services
(PS) www.ukphonebook.com - search the edited UK electoral roll and other things
(PS) www.searchelectoralroll.co.uk - offers some free electoral roll information but also has lots of links to paid services
(PS) www.tracegenie.com - offers people / electoral roll searching with daily access rates
(PS) www.genesreunited.co.uk - although this is a genealogy site it does off a search and pay per click option for searching the edited electoral roll
(FS) www.t2a.io - offers a free basic facility to search the edited electoral roll using a name & location
(FS) www.t2a.io - offers a free basic facility to search an address to show who is on the edited electoral roll

Ireland
(FS) www.checktheregister.ie - a site that allows you to confirm a name registered at an address in Ireland


Freedom Of Information
(FS) www.whatdotheyknow.com - search for information others have already requested


Genealogy Sites
UK Birth, Death & Marriage Databases
(PS) www.findmypast.co.uk - searchable register of births, deaths & marriages for England & Wales, with links to lots of other searchable historic databases
(PS) www.ancestry.co.uk - searchable register of births, deaths & marriages with links to other genealogy information and other resources including WWI & WWII service records
(PS) www.thegenealogist.co.uk - searchable register of births, deaths & marriages for England & Wales
(FS) www.ukbmd.org.uk - links to free sites with searchable register of births, deaths & marriages for different areas in England
(FS) www.freebmd.org.uk - free searchable register of births, deaths & marriages for the UK
(PS) www.deceasedonline.com - database for UK burials & cremations

Scotland
(PS) www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk - searchable register of births, deaths & marriages for Scotland
(PS) www.findagraveinscotland.com - a service to locate an individual's grave in Scotland

Ireland
(PS) www.findmypast.ie - searchable register of births, deaths & marriages for Ireland (might get better)

UK Birth, Death & Marriage Certificates
(PS) www.gro.gov.uk - apply online to the General Register Office for birth, death and marriage certificates from England & Wales

UK Adoption Site
(PS) www.ukbirthadoptionregister.com - register to view details of of people linked to adoptions searching for their family members

Deceased Database
(PS) www.halofraudprevention.co.uk - a database of the annual deceased population of the UK, which is very current and regularly updated

Newspaper Announcements
(FS) www.iannounce.co.uk - a searchable database going back two months of obituary, death, marriage, birth and other family announcements from over 300 newspaper titles in the UK
(FS) www.bmdsonline.co.uk - a searchable archive going back to 2007 of obituary, death, marriage, birth and other family announcements from over 500 newspaper titles in the UK
(FS) www.rip.ie - a searchable archive going back several years of obituary, death & other family announcements from a number of Irish newspaper titles

Other
(FS) www.billiongraves.com - not complete but useful worldwide searchable name database for graves



Hidden Data
(FS) www.extractmetadata.com - an online hidden/meta data locator for a variety of file types
(FS) www.elevenpaths.com - an online hidden/meta data locator for a variety of file types
(FS) www.get-metadata.com - an online hidden/meta data locator for a variety of file types
(FS) www.pdfcandy.com - an online hidden/meta data editor for pdf files
(FS) www.pdfyeah.com - an online hidden/meta data locator for pdf files


Horse Racing
(FS) www.britishhorseracing.com - website of the British Horseracing Authority, with details of horses, trainers & jockeys etc
(FS) www.directoryoftheturf.com - database of jockeys, trainers, studs & agents etc
(FS) www.bhs.org.uk - the British Horse Society register of Instructors & Grooms
(FS) www.horsedeals.co.uk - UK horse sales website
(FS) www.horsemart.co.uk - UK horse sales website


Importers
(FS) www.uktradeinfo.com - searchable government Importers database


Insurance
(FS) www.elto.org.uk - the Employers’ Liability Tracing Office (ELTO) is an independent body set up to provide claimants with access to a database of EL policies through its online enquiry facility
(FS) www.askmid.com - check if your vehicle is on the motor insurance database
(FS) www.first4lawyers.com - injury compensation guide


Italian Sites
(FS) www.codicefiscaleonline.com - a Inverse Tax Code checker for Italians, appears to be a bit like a UK National Insurance Number or an American Social Security Number
(FS) www.guidamonaci.it - appears to be Italian company information
(FS) www.coobiz.it - appears to be Italian company information


IP Grabbers
(FS) www.myiptest.com - a service to get someone's IP Address by sending them a link in a private message
(FS) www.blasze.com - another service to get someone's IP Address by sending them a link in a private message
(FS) www.grabify.link - another service to get someone's IP Address by sending them a link in a private message


Journalists (Useful Links)
(FS) www.researchclinic.net - Research Clinic accompanies the training courses delivered by Internet research specialist Paul Myers
(FS) www.journaliststoolbox.org - Journalist's Toolbox from the Society of Professional Journalists
(FS) www.investigativedashboard.org - a useful investigative database for journalists to expose illicit ties that cross borders
(FS) www.occrp.org - the Organized Crime & Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) is a consortium of many non-profit investigative centers & journalists, from Eastern Europe to Central Asia
(FS) www.firstdraftnews.com - a site with useful newsgathering & verification resources for journalists


MAC Addresses
(FS) www.wintelguy.com - track a MAC Address to an equipment manufacturer
(FS) www.coffer.com - track a MAC Address to an equipment manufacturer
(FS) www.samy.pl - MAC Address information collected by Google, by Streetview cameras etc


Maps
World Maps
(FS) www.google.co.uk - map and aerial photo facilities for UK addresses, including Streetview for most of the UK
(FS) www.bing.com - map and aerial photo facilities for UK addresses
(FS) www.openstreetmap.org - useful free mapping site, which lets you search via a postcode & zoom down to show individual properties
(FS) www.arcgis.com - useful free historical satellite imagery, searchable via a location, with zoom down to show individual properties via different dates

Latitude & Longitude
(FS) www.itouchmap.com - shows the latitude & longitude of any point on a map, via Google maps
(FS) www.mygeoposition.com - shows the latitude & longitude of any point on a map, via Google maps
(FS) www.findlatitudeandlongitude.com - shows the latitude & longitude of any point on a map, via Google maps
(FS) www.gpsvisualizer.com - shows the latitude & longitude of an address on a map

Distances
(FS) www.freemaptools.com - tool to show the distances between UK postcodes

Odd Mapping Tools
(FS) www.mapchecking.com - a useful tool for estimating the size of a crowd with an area on a map
(FS) www.freemaptools.com - tool for finding UK national grid reference on a map
(FS) www.maploco.com - fun application to show where in the world you have worked / visited
(FS) www.geohive.ie - use the map viewer to zoom down to street level to identify properties in Ireland
(FS) www.what3words.com - this creates a unique combination of just 3 words that identifies a 3mx3m square, anywhere on the world, which can be passed on



News FactChecker
(FS) www.fullfact.org - an independent UK fact checking charity for news stories and political comments
(FS) www.channel4.com - the UK’s Channel4 News site which highlights facts or lies in recent news stories and political comments
(FS) www.altnews.in - an international site which highlights errors in reported news stories


Newspaper Databases
Free Sites
(FS) www.google.com - list of archived newspapers on Google
(FS) www.gazettes-online.co.uk - as well as details of business & personal insolvency, lists honours & awards, plus many military promotions
(FS) www.westminster.gov.uk - once you are a member of this library you can access their on-line newspaper database, which has over 6,000 publications from over 100 countries in over 60 languages
(FS) www.thepaperboy.com - links to newspapers around the world, listed by country
(FS) www.allyoucanread.com - links to newspapers around the world, listed by country
(FS) www.world-newspapers.com - newspapers & magazines from around the world, listed by country
(FS) www.newspapermap.com - a site showing a map with links to newspapers around the world

Paid For Sites
(PS) www.factiva.com - searchable international newspaper database
(PS) www.newspaperarchive.com - searchable international newspaper database
(PS) www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk - once you are a member of this service you can access their on-line newspaper database, which is part of the British Library
(PS) www.irishnewsarchive.com - searchable database for Irish newspapers
(PS) www.historic-newspapers.co.uk - a site which allows you to order back copies of UK newspapers


Police & Crime Information
England & Wales - Police Information
(FS) www.college.police.uk - links to forces transparency data, consisting of threesection, pay and rewards, business interests and gifts & hospitality for senior officers, listed force by force
(FS) www.college.police.uk - the Police Barred List is a searchable database of all officers, special constables and staff members who have been dismissed from the UK policing through the Police Conduct and Performance Regulations
(FS) www.apccs.police.uk - use the map to locate an areas Police and Crime Commissioner, with links to their websites, showing their expenses etc

England & Wales - Crime Information
(FS) www.google.com - Google map showing London's gang areas
(FS) www.police.uk - crime & policing map for England & Wales
(FS) www.moneysupermarket.com - online burglary hotspot checker, created using insurance claims

Ireland
(FS) www.airo.ie - crime map for Ireland

Missing & Wanted People
(FS) www.missingpersons.police.uk - the aim of this UK website is to publicise information about unidentified people & remains
(FS) www.eumostwanted.eu - Europe's most wanted, from Europol
(FS) www.interpol.int - Interpol's list of people shown as wanted
(FS) www.mrwatchlist.com - a list of police force wanted lists, listed by country
(FS) www.interpol.int - Interpol's list of missing people
(FS) www.fbi.gov - the FBI's list of wanted people
(FS) www.missingpeople.org.uk - a free resource for people in the UK to get in touch with those they have lost contact with
(FS) www.missing-people.co.uk - a free resource for people in the UK to get in touch with those they have lost contact with
(FS) www.missing-you.net - Missing You helps people to get in touch with family & friends they've lost touch with

Law Enforcement ISP / Social Media Contact Details & Procedures
(FS) www.facebook.com - Facebook law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.google.com - Google law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.instagram.com - Instagram law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.publicintelligence.net - Microsoft / MSN law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.pinterest.com - Pinterest law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.snapchat.com - SnapChat law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.twitter.com - Twitter law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.wechat.com - WeChat law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.yahoo.com - law enforcement contact details & procedures
(FS) www.search.org - list of law enforcement contact details for mostly American based internet linked companies


Political Sites
UK Parliament
(FS) www.parliament.uk - details of MPs
(FS) www.parliament.uk - details of Lords
(FS) www.parliament.uk - claimed allowances for MPs & Lords
(FS) www.parliament.uk - registered interests for MPs & Lords
(FS) www.burkespeerage.com - a guide to the genealogical history of the royal & aristocratic families
(FS) www.electoralcommission.gov.uk - register of donations to political parties in the UK
(FS) www.theyworkforyou.com - keep tabs on elected & unelected representatives in Parliament and other Assemblies, includes voting records and Register of Members' Interests

London Assembly
(FS) www.london.gov.uk - the register of members of the London Assembly, with links to details of their expenses and register of interests

Scottish Parliament
(FS) www.scottish.parliament.uk - search for members of the Scottish Parliament by a map, which also links to their register of interests

Welsh Assembly
(FS) www.assemblywales.org - search for members' of the Welsh Assembly
(FS) www.assemblywales.org - the register of members interests for the Welsh Assembly

Northern Ireland Assembly
(FS) www.niassembly.gov.uk - search for members of the Northern Ireland Assembly
(FS) www.niassembly.gov.uk - the register of members' expenses for the Northern Ireland Assembly
(FS) www.niassembly.gov.uk - the register of members interests for the Northern Ireland Assembly

Ireland
(FS) www.oireachtas.ie - links to members of the Irish Parliament, including details of the register of members interests

Others
(FS) www.europa.eu - locate your MEP by region, with links to their details & declared interests etc
(FS) www.gov.gg - links to useful details of members' for the States of Guernsey
(FS) www.statesassembly.gov.je - members' details for the States of Jersey


Prisoner Location Service
(FS) www.justice.gov.uk - details on how to use the UK prisoner location service


QR Code Sites
(FS) www.the-qrcode-generator.com - QR Code generator
(FS) www.goqr.me - QR Code generator
(FS) www.kaywa.com - QR Code generator
(FS) www.zxing.org - online QR decoder


Qualification Checker
(PS) www.qualificationcheck.com - qualification checker for a growing numbers of UK universities & elsewhere around the world
(PS) www.hedd.ac.uk - qualification checker for a numbers of UK universities & other institutions


Restaurants
(FS) www.scoresonthedoors.org.uk - Scores on the Doors is an independent information service using the Food Standards Agency National Food Hygiene Rating Scheme for premises such as takeaways, clubs, pubs and restaurants


Sanctions / Watch List
(FS) www.mrwatchlist.com - a list of international watchlists, listed by country
(FS) www.gov.uk - UK financial sanctions targets, list of all asset freeze targets
(FS) www.gov.uk - proscribed terrorist organisations in the UK
(FS) www.bscn.nl - USA & EU sanctions list by country
(FS) www.treas.gov - USA sanctions list from the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the Department of the Treasury
(FS) www.doc.gov – view the 'Denied Persons’ lists on the USA Department of Commerce website (click on the View the HTML version link to view their details)
(FS) www.federalregister.gov - search a named from the American 'Denied Persons’ list to view the associated government papers


Satellite Tracking
(FS) www.n2yo.com - real time satellite tracking


Sending Large Files
(FS) www.yousendit.com - service to send large attachments
(FS) www.ge.tt - free service for sharing files on-line
(FS) www.wetransfer.com - free service for sharing files on-line
(FS) www.send-anywhere.com - free & easy service for sharing large files on-line


Shorten URL's
(FS) www.bit.ly - shorten URL's
(FS) www.goo.gl - shorten URL's
(FS) www.tinyurl.com - shorten URL's


Stolen Property
(FS) www.iamstolen.com - searchable database of stolen property (& missing persons) from across the UK
(FS) www.immobilise.com - register your property on the Immobilise Property Register, which is linked to and searched by UK police


Training Related
(FS) www.chatroll.com - a simple method to run an on-line chat for an event, free for up to 10 participants


Trains & Rail Journeys
UK
(FS) www.raildar.co.uk - a nearly live map of trains in the UK
(FS) www.traintimes.org.uk - a nearly live map of trains in the UK
(FS) www.traintimes.org.uk - a nearly real time map of trains on the London Underground network
(FS) www.rail-record.co.uk - a searchable list of UK train service codes
(FS) www.rail-record.co.uk - a searchable list of UK railway location codes

Ireland
(FS) www.irishrail.ie - a nearly real time map of various trains in Ireland, including Commuter, InterCity and Dart as well as other information

World Wide
(FS) www.geops.ch - a nearly real time map of trains in a number of places around the world
(FS) www.track-trace.live - maps of trains & railways from a number of locations around the world
(FS) www.openrailwaymap.org - a map showing the railway network & Infrastructure around the world
(FS) www.vr.fi - a nearly real time map of trains in Finland


Translation Sites
Written Language Translators
(FS) www.paralink.com - an online translation site allowing text or web pages to be translated into and from various languages
(FS) www.freetranslation.com - an online translation site allowing text or web pages to be identified & translated into and from various languages
(FS) www.free-translator.com - an online translator for English into many popular languages
(FS) www.parstranslator.net - an online translator for English into Farsi
(FS) www.stars21.com - an online translation site allowing text or web pages to be translated into and from various languages including Arabic, Hebrew and many more
(FS) www.lexilogos.com - useful English / Russian Cyrillic language translation site
(FS) www.google.com - Google service to detect what language a bit of text or web page is written in

Modern Terms & Text Translator
(FS) www.urbandictionary.com - Urban Dictionary is a dictionary of modern slang words and phrases
(FS) www.transl8it.com - translates text messages or chat messages into full English and back again


Useful Computer/Internet Sites
Others Sites Of Interest
(FS) www.printfriendly.com - makes any web page print friendly
(FS) www.braemoor.co.uk - a site containing various software utilities that can be used to check if numbers such as those on Credit Cards, VAT, Telephones and National Insurance are in a valid format


Weather Related Sites
(FS) www.wunderground.com - search via a location to see what the weather was on a particular date
(FS) www.timeanddate.com - search via a location to see what the weather was on a particular date
(FS) www.wolframalpha.com - search via a location to see what the weather was on a particular date
(FS) www.suncalc.net - useful tool for searching the position of the sun in a particualr place at a given time
(FS) www.shadowcalculator.eu - useful tool for showing the shadow from the position of the sun in a particualr location at a selected date & time


Website Monitoring
Monitoring Website Updates / Changes
(FS) www.watchthatpage.com - provides a free web page change monitoring & notification service
(FS) www.followthatpage.com - provides a free web page change monitoring & notification service
(FS) www.google.com - enter a search query you wish to monitor & receive email alerts on updates
(FS) www.versionista.com - provides a free web page change monitoring & notification service but requires registration
(FS) www.visualping.io - provides a free web page change monitoring & notification service
(PS) www.infominder.com - provides a web page change monitoring & notification service

Others Website Monitoring Sites
(FS) www.downforeveryoneorjustme.com - if you visit a website but it won't open then simply enter the address on this website and it will let you know if it is a problem with your computer or a general problem with that website
(FS) www.onlinelinkscan.com - lets you check a website for viruses and spyware before you visit
(FS) www.scamvoid.com - check to see if a website is a scam


Wikipedia
(FS) www.wikipedia.org - search contributions & alterations to wikipedia by IP Address


Wills & Probate
(PS) www.probaterecords.co.uk - a web site where you can request a search to be made of the Probate Registers & obtain a copy of any Will that has been probated within England & Wales
(PS) www.copyofawill.co.uk - a web site where you can request a search to be made of the Probate Registers & obtain a copy of any Will that has been probated within England & Wales
(PS) www.service.gov.uk - the official government site where you can search for and obtain the will or probate of anyone who has died in the UK since 1996
(FS) www.gazettes-online.co.uk - searchable postings relating to current & historic wills & probate cases




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