Tracking services

  • Salvation Army Family Tracing - Phone 0207 367 4500
  • Missing People has the most comprehensive and probably the largest database of missing persons in the UK.
  • British Red Cross
  • Message Home Helpline - 24-hour helpline for people who have left home or run away; enables callers to send messages to their families or carers.  Phone or text 116000

Websites with searchable databases

  • Try searching BT's Directory Services Online Service
  • The website is an international site which surveys phone directories and UK electoral registers. After an initial search, you will need to register and pay for credits to access detailed information. There are also links to free business and geographical information, plus a searchable database for property prices.
  • Cyndi's List links to other useful sites.
  • Look Up UK is an amalgam of various directories, email, etc, which have to be searched separately. Some of these sites are fee paying.

Electoral register

Electoral registers for Milton Keynes - these are useful if you already know an address and want to check if someone is still living there. The reference department at Central Library has copies of the current open (edited) register.

Local newspapers can also be accessed online

  • Milton Keynes Citizen - it's often worth putting an advert in the personal column of a local newspaper.

Other local newspapers can be accessed either by region or by an A to Z listing by title:

Please note: Milton Keynes Libraries cannot be responsible for the content of other organisations’ websites.

Milton Keynes Libraries contact information

Milton Keynes Central Library, 555 Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes MK9 3HL