Events

Scouting on the Isle of Wight - Scouts in WW I and WW II

4th March 2024 @ 14:00 PM to 16:00 PM

Barry Groves, of the Isle of Wight Scouts Heritage Group, will give a talk on the role of Island Scouts in the two World Wars.

IWFHS Workshop Session - Commemorating the War Service of Islanders internationally and nationally

27th March 2024 @ 10:00 AM to 13:00 PM

Geoff Allan will lead a session on the many Island, national and international war memorials and cemeteries where Islanders are commemorated or buried, having served...

From the Isle of Wight to the U.S.A. - Lavers emigrants

8th April 2024 @ 14:00 PM to 16:00 PM

Anthony Lavers will outline some of his ancestors' journeys from the Isle of Wight to the U.S.A. This is part of a series on the...

IWFHS Workshop Event - making the most of the Resource Centre

16th April 2024 @ 13:00 PM to 16:00 PM

Sharon Beddard and other members of the Committee, and a few Volunteers, will lead a workshop session at the Heritage Resource Centre.  This will give...

2024 One Day Conference

4th May 2024 @ 10:00 AM to 17:00 PM

HOLD THE DATE ! We are planning to hold our Conference in 2024 on Saturday 4th May, the date now having been confirmed with the...

I'm not blessed well jokin'!

3rd June 2024 @ 14:00 PM to 16:00 PM

Alan Phillips will give a talk based on oral histories recorded in Bembridge in the 1970s and 1980s by 15 of the older members of...

A local wartime diary and D-Day June 6 1944 : East Cowes memories

1st July 2024

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF TIME AND VENUE FOR THIS EVENT - An evening meeting at Newclose County Cricket Ground. Sarah Burdett of East Cowes will...