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New Book:

Michael Freeman's new book " Victorians in Search of Winter Health:  Ventnor - the Mediterranean on an English Shore" is now available from the Heritage Centre (price £9.95, plus postage and packing £2.20).

Publications

We have a wide range of books and pamphlets on the history of Ventnor and the surrounding villages. These are for sale in the Heritage Centre shop (see list below) and can also be provided by post at cost. Cheques should be made payable to Ventnor & District Local History Society.

Books: (Post and packing £1.50 each unless indicated otherwise)

Dickens on an Island (£6)
Here Layeth - Memorials at St Boniface Old Church (£1.95)
Inns & Ale - Bonchurch to Chale (£1)
The Ventnor West Branch Line (£4)
The Undercliff Isle of Wight, Michael Freeman (£9.50)
Ventnor Isle of Wight - The English Mediterranean, Michael Freeman (£9.50)
Victorians in Search of Winter Health, Michael Freeman (£9.95, post & packing £2.50)
Wight Wildlife, Jim Knighton (£1)

Spiral Bound Booklets - £3.00 each (Post and Packing £1.50 per booklet)

Conflict and Conflagration
Old Men Remember
Paddling to Ventnor Pier
RAF Ventnor - The Cold War Years
A Seaside Story
A Winter Sanatorium
While I Breathe I Hope

DVDs

England's Eden (£9.95)
Ventnor Scrapbook (£9.75)
Ventnor & the Undercliff / Ventnor No Finer Place (£8.95)

Society Local History Pamphlets (A4)

We have many pamphlets written over the years by Society members on specific topics ( for example ' Railways into Ventnor', 'East Dene & the Manor of Bonchurch' 'From Chickenpit to Soapsuds Alley', 'St Catherine's Home and School Ventnor' ). A full list of titles is available in the museum, and copies can be printed to order, price £1.50 each.