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Archaeology Talk: Saturday June 25th

There is no need to book a place at this talk now that Covid Restrictions have been lifted.

All are welcome.

New Year Plant Hunt

We are planning to run our annual New Year Plant Hunt on 1st January 2021


Centenary Conference – Environmental Change on the Isle of Wight: past, present & future

Tickets are now available online at: for our forthcoming conference ‘Environmental Change on the Isle of Wight: past, present & future’ on Saturday 4th April 2020 at The Riverside Centre.

There’s a packed programme for this special event featuring local and regional speakers and national experts all with knowledge of the Island (more…)

Archaeology Talk October 20th: Change of subject

Please note change of subject.

Tima and venue is the same.

Time detectives: How the humans connected with the past.

Last month we looked at the basic beginnings of our species, and what they were doing in Britain in the last half a million years. The other side of the equation, of course, being who was recording these events and trying to make sense of how we all got here. Enter The Archaeologist!

Change to Archaeology Talk

The talk on Saturday Feb 17th will be about The Vikings in Greenland and America.

Ornithology Group meeting reports from 2014

The 2014 ornithology reports are now online.

View the 2014 reports here.

Looking at the Countryside Group 2014 meeting reports

The full 2014 meeting reports are now available, and you can see the reports here.

Bird Watching in the Isle of Wight

A “Bird Watching in the Isle of Wight” yearly diary has been added to the Birds group page, kindly provided by Jackie Hart. Click here to read.