News

War Service Reports database now deployed

10th May 2022

The War Service Reports database (including the VAD profiles) is now available on this website. It is also included in the "All Databases" searches. We...

Journal No 145 now available

1st May 2022

The current (No 145, May 2022) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...

AGM Voting procedure

29th April 2022

For Subscribing Members only. Elections for the President, Officers and Committee Members, and to approve the AGM minutes (held virtually) and Annual reports of 2021 ...

Journal No 144 now available

1st February 2022

The current (No 144, February 2022) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...

Burials and Monumental Inscriptions now incorporated

28th January 2022

We have now merged the legacy databases which listed the Record Office Burials cards entries, and the Monumental Inscriptions entries from churchyard surveys, including memorial...

Library Catalogue

13th December 2021

We have now added our Library Catalogue as a searchable database. The catalogue is a work in progress - please check with our Librarian, Hazel...

Military Tribunals

13th December 2021

We have now added the start of our indexing of Military Tribunals held on the Island during WW I. This is very much a work...

School Logs

13th December 2021

We have now added an index to names listed in the School Logs of Chillerton and Parkhurst / Hunnyhill. The entries are subject to 100...

Heritage Resource Centre Christmas Closing

22nd November 2021

We shall be on holiday over the Christmas and New Year period, so the Heritage Resource Centre will be closed from 21st December. We shall...

Wills and Probate Indexes added to the website

19th November 2021

We have now converted the Indexes to Wills and Probate for Isle of Wight men and women, from our legacy website. See the Wills Index...

Journal No 143 now available

1st November 2021

The current (No 143, November 2021) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...

Member’s Zoom Chat Sessions

29th September 2021

Zoom Chat Sessions continuing into 2022 We are pleased to announce that our monthly Zoom Chat sessions are being sheduled through to 2022. As we...

Strays database now incorporated

25th August 2021

We have now incorporated the Strays database into our set of searchable databases. This identifies several thousand entries of vital events relating to Isle of...

New Venue and time for our monthly meetings

4th August 2021

We have now agreed to hold our Monthly meetings at Arreton Community Hall, in the centre of the Island. We have also decided to hold...

Journal No 142 now available

1st August 2021

The current (No 142, August 2021) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...