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Cowes - How it has changed

29th Aug, 2018

Illustrated talk on Tuesday 11th September at Birmingham Rd Metthodist church. 7. 30pm. A chance see how the town has changed plus to chat about the fascinating history of Cowes....

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Dates for your diary

21st Apr, 2018

Open Day Cowes Heritage store,Three Gates Industrial Estate. Cowes Heritage Open Day Thursday 17 May 10 am – 12 noon and again on the same day at 6 pm – 9 pm at The Portacabin, Three Gates Road Business Park. As well as being able to browse our comprehensive range...

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Exhibition Quiz

23rd Nov, 2017

Answers to “Where is it quiz”....

October events

7th Oct, 2017

Two events coming up this month. On the morning of Wednesday18th October we are opening the Portacabin in Three Gates Rd from 10. 00 to 12. 30. A change to browse through our huge database of local information. Our “How well do you know Cowes?” opens on 21st October at...

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Open Day 20th September 10 to 12. All welcome come & browse our large database recording the history of Cowes, Northwood & Gurnard.

11th Aug, 2017

A chance to see many interesting items relating to the history & heritage of Cowes, Northwood & Gurnard. Just ask a Cowes Heritage member if interested in something specific....

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“How well do you know Cowes?”

29th Jul, 2017

(click headline for full text ) Cowes Heritage are pleased to announce our next exhibition “How well do you know Cowes?” We will be exploring aspects of Cowes that might not be well known. For example several brick works were based in Cowes & district. The exhibit will be at...

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Open evening Thursday 29th June 6.00 to 9.30pm Portacabin Three Gates Rd. Lots to see, all welcome Free entry.

12th May, 2017

Cowes Heritage members will be pleased to welcome visitors & show them our huge database relating to Cowes & District. This will be a chance to ask questions, seek information or just chat to others with an interest in the area....

AGM

17th Feb, 2017

The 2017 AGM will be at Cowes Methodist Church Birmingham Rd Tuesday 11th April 7. 00. Followed by an illustrated talk by Christopher Bland “A history of the Hovercraft”....

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Exhibition "The Development of Somerton Airfield " will soon be here

3rd Oct, 2016

At a new venue, the light & airy Cowes Yacht Haven Media Centre (it used to be the Fastnet Resaurant & is right opposite M&Co (Woolworth’s that was) in the High St. Opening at 10. 00am on Saturday 22nd October we are open every day until 4. 00pm closing on...