Ryde Social Heritage Group research the social history of the citizens of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Documenting their lives, businesses and burial transcriptions.
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This last Saturday, 30th April, 2022, we had 23 people attend our Coffee morning at the resource centre in Ryde Cemetery.

Miss Castle was the only daughter of Mrs. Castle and the late Mr. Castle, founder of Castle's Furnishing Stores, Ryde.

Mr Frederick Bruce Holt, he had carried on the electrical business of Ashton & Holt, at 15 Cross-street, for nearly twenty years.

On Saturday, the 29th of January we hosted the Big Garden Birdwatch at the West Street cemetery between 10 am and 2 pm. About 19 people attended the resource centre, with 14 taking part.

On Saturday 4th December Ryde Social Heritage Group held a Christmas Celebration Drop-in at the Resource Centre.

On Friday 12th November, 2021 @ 2.30 in the West Street Cemetery, Ryde Social Heritage Group held their annual service of Remembrance in the South Chapel.

This last Tuesday 9th November, 2021, we were privileged to have join us, a couple from Worthing, Carole and Tony Smith, who have been researching Carole's family tree.