News

Covid-19 / Coronavirus situation

28th November 2020

Unfortunately we have to re-impose the restrictions on opening the Heritage Resource Centre, following Government guidelines. In addition we cannot hold any meetings where there...

Need Help with this Site or with your Membership?

27th November 2020

Need Help with this Site or with your membership? We have been working hard this month to answer your questions regarding our new site and...

Di Harding Award 2020

13th November 2020

We are pleased to announce the winners of the Di Harding Award for 2020. Details can be found on the Award page. Congratulations to all...

Help Wanted review

12th November 2020

We are examining how best we can continue to display "Help Wanted" messages on the new website. I have sent messages to all the current...

Dore Family Photographs

11th November 2020

Simon Dore has kindly allowed us to use over 40 photos related to his DORE and ORCHARD family. They can be viewed on our Google...

Journal No 139 now available

30th October 2020

The current (No 139, Nov 2020) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...

Welcome to our new website !

29th October 2020

The Isle of Wight Family History Society have upgraded the website with a fresh modern look with the help of Island web design studio, Brightbulb...

IWFHS Resource Centre new publications

27th October 2020

Recently we have received the following books : Oct 2020 An Illustrated Family and Social History of the Isle of Wight Proutens (Tony Miles-Prouten)

Journal No 138 now available

20th August 2020

The current (No 138, Aug 2020) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...