Special Events

Society’s Monthly Meeting on 27th April

The next talk will be held on Friday, 27th April, in the Masonic Hall, Grove Road, Ventnor, starting at 7.30pm. Visitors welcome – £2 The  talk will be entitled: ” A Victorian Tour of the Isle of Wight” , and will be given by Bob Longton of the Carisbrooke Castle Museum. The talk will describe an… read more »

Annual General Meeting: Friday 13 April 2018

Our Society Annual General Meeting will be on Friday 13th April 2018. The meeting will be followed by a slide show from Yvonne Hardy, using some of the interesting historic glass slides stored in the Society’s collection. These have been digitised by volunteer Stephen Day over the past year, and we will be asking members for any comments… read more »

2018 Winter Programme of Talks Around the Town

We are presenting a range of free talks around the town during February and March this year, at various times and at venues.  We hope that this will give people who cannot come to our regular monthly meetings a taste of the history of our area. The talks cover a whole range of subjects –… read more »

Meeting of Trustees: Wednesday 10 January 2018

The next meeting of Trustees will be on Wednesday 10 January 2018, at 7 pm in the Heritage Centre. Heritage Centre Volunteers are welcome to attend these meetings to see how the Society is run; we want our work to be as transparent and open as possible, and we value the input and understanding of… read more »

Meeting of Trustees: 22 November

The next meeting of Trustees will be on Wednesday 22 November, at 7 pm in the Heritage Centre. Heritage Centre Volunteers are welcome to attend these meetings to see how the Society is run; we want our work to be as transparent and open as possible, and we value the input and understanding of all… read more »

Free ‘Ventnor Heritage Walk’: Thursday 9 November

This free walk starts at the Ventnor Heritage Centre at 10.30 on Thursday 9 November and will last an hour and a half, covering two miles with some inclines. It will finish at the Heritage Centre, which will open specially with free entry for any participants who want to go in and browse. Organised by ‘Wild About Wight’,… read more »

Heritage Open Day (10th September 2017)

Heritage Open Day The Ventnor Heritage Centre will be  open on Sunday 10th September from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm with free admission. Do come along and see all the changes that have been made with the help of our wonderful volunteers, and due to the generous funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Ventnor Day – 1 July

‘Ventnor Day’ on the green at Salisbury Gardens was a lovely day – music, ice cream, lots of activities, and the last of the ‘Round the Island’ yachts going past.  We were publicising the new website at our ‘Ventnor Heritage Centre’ stand, and had plenty of visitors –  some old friends, some new, sharing stories and ideas…. read more »

13th April Annual General Meeting

Our next monthly meeting is on Friday 13th April 2018, which will take the form of an Annual General Meeting of the Society. Reports will be presented of the Society’s activities during the previous year, and elections will be held for the Society’s officers for the coming year. In addition, there will be a talk given… read more »

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