Archaeology Zoom Meeting

On Wednesday March 10th at 10a.m.

A talkvia Zoom by John Talbot, an associate researcher at Oxford University with a particular interest in Iron Age coins. He is going to tell us about his current research into  Durotrigian coins, including his focus on some Isle of Wight hoards.
If you would like to join us, please contact  and we will forward the  Zoom link to you.

Ornithology Section 21st March 2021

Unfortunately we will not be able to hold the meeting at Blackgang as the rule of 6 does not yet apply. The April meeting will hopefully go ahead but booking is essential.

Webinar tickets now available

Ticketing for our special series of webinars on the theme of ‘Environmental Change on the Isle of Wight: Past, Present and Future’ is now live.

There will be 4 evening webinars held online live via Zoom, at 7pm twice per week during the last week of March / First week of April 2021.

Tickets are free but must be booked via Eventbrite, click here for tickets and more information.

Announcing our special webinar series…

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a series of four special live webinars at the end of March / beginning April exploring:

‘Environmental Change on the Isle of Wight: past, present & future’

This was the theme of our cancelled conference in 2020 and will feature many of the local and national speakers from the original line-up.

More details here

Latest Issue of ‘Recording Now’ available…

Click here to catch-up on all the Isle of Wight species news in the latest issue of ‘Recording Now’.

Invitation to ‘Invention of Dinosaurs’ talk

IWNHAS Member Dr. Jeremey Lockwood will be giving a talk via Zoom called ‘The Isle of Wight, the Invention of Dinosaurs and 200 years of Discovery’ on Wednesday 10th February 2021 at 7:30pm – all IWNHAS Members welcome. (more…)

Bird Meeting 16th January 2021

The meeting scheduled for 16th January 2021 has been cancelled because of the current restrictions.  As soon as we are able a new meeting will be arranged. Jackie Hart

New Year Plant Hunt – the results are in

Well done to everyone who took part in this year’s national New Year Plant Hunt. On the Island, Dave & Hazel, Keith & Anne, Colin & Jillie, Mark and Vidya braved the elements to count how many wild plants they could find in flower.


Walk Postponed

The archaeology walk planned for January 17th has been postponed because of the current situation.

When it is possible to re-schedule details will be posted here.

Bird meeting 20th December 2020

Please note that the email address given in the e-bulletin sent out recently is incorrect. It should be should be: