Islanders Reunited

Missing volume

Saturday, March 4, 2017

From Noreen R. Coleman,
I AM trying to purchase a copy of a book Where the Stream Roked by Harold Humber with Russell Chick.

Poet sought

Saturday, February 25, 2017

From Mrs M. Hodges,
I AM trying to trace a Mr R. J. White, of Ryde.

Searching for schoolmates

Saturday, February 18, 2017

From Malcolm Garbutt,
I was born and bought up in Bembridge and attended Fairway Secondary School, Sandown.

School reunion plan

Saturday, February 11, 2017

ISLANDERS REUNITEDFrom J. Westmore, Wootton Bridge:
My friend, Neil Tosdevin, and I are planning a school reunion for former pupils of Carisbrooke High School.

Looking for Priory Boys’ School former pupils

Friday, February 5, 2016

LETTERS From Howard “Abu” Gates, Newport:
I AM organising a school re-union on Saturday, June 18, at the Ambassador Club, Gunville, for people who attended Priory Boys’ School in the mid 60s, especially those who will be 65 this year.

Looking for information on father

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Ian Radford, Salisbury:
MYSELF and my mother, Ann, are seeking information on my father, the late Edward (Ted) Radford, of The Diggings, St Helens.

I might have IW relations

Friday, June 20, 2014

LETTERS From Gwen Appleton, Southampton:
I wonder if any of your readers can help me find out more about my great grandfather, Samuel Fowler, who had a department store in Union Street.

Searching for family

Monday, February 17, 2014

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Richard Berry, Lower Penlean House, Ponsanooth, Truro, Cornwall, TR3 7JB, e-mail
Does anyone know my family? I lost their address having a clear out when my mother died.

Looking for Ormond Huggins

Friday, February 7, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Michael Huggins, 320-3070 Rotary Way, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, L7M 0H1, e-mail:
I AM trying to locate my dad, Ormond Clifton Huggins, who I believe may have been an IW councillor.

Searching for the Hayles family

Friday, February 7, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Val Roberts (nee Mitchell), Derby, e-mail peter.roberts16@btinternet. com  
I AM trying to locate the Hayles family, who I believe settled on the IW. 

Looking for long-lost pal

Thursday, February 6, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITED From Thomas Randerson, Derby, e-mail tommyranderson@hotmail.
I AM trying to trace a long-lost friend, Ann Powell. We were friends around 1967 to 1985 in Wigston Magna, Leicester. 

Italian connection

Thursday, February 6, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Rose Chiverton, Ipswich, e-mail
CAN anyone help with details about the family of a man I met in Italy?

Praise for school teacher

Thursday, February 6, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Graham Farrell JP, 65 Windermere Drive, Maghull, Liverpool, Merseyside, L31 9BG:
I AM trying to contact my old school teacher, Eric Highnett,  who I think retired to the IW.

Where is Alison?

Friday, October 11, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Patrick Shaw, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, e-mail
I AM trying to contact a lady who would have been a teenager in the 1950s. Her name then was Alison Light and she lived in East Cowes. Her grandfather lived in Mill Hill Road, in West Cowes.

Are you related to the Newport Groundsells?

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Simon Wrigley, 4 Geva St, Givatyime, 53316, Israel.
I AM trying to trace family members of the Groundsell family who lived in Newport.

Memorabilia to return

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Mrs D. M. McLoughlin, Knockraheen, Much Birch, Herefordshire, HR2 8HX:
I AM seeking descendants of J. Gaisford, who lived at Galveston, Victoria Avenue, Shanklin, in 1907. They would have had connections with Little Birch, Herefordshire, at that time.

Tracing Hulse family

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Michael J Hutchinson, Birmingham, e-mail, telephone 0121 624 2149:
I AM trying to trace any family members of Thomas James Hulse, 1926-1977, and Hilda Merle Hulse, nee Pownall, 1927-2001.

Searching from Spain

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Sheila Broughton, Spain, e-mail, telephone 0034617277621:
I AM looking for my long-lost family living on the IW.

Carisbrooke pupils sought

Friday, September 13, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Pam Gustar, Newport:
WE are organising another reunion of the Carisbrooke High School (Class of 78) on Saturday, September 28, but need help tracing/contacting ex pupils/staff.

Priory memories

Friday, September 13, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITEDFrom Michael Baker, Fareham, Hampshire:FIFTY years ago this week, I started at Priory Boys School.

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