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January 26, 2022
Dedicated support for families affected by COVID-19

The past 18 months have tested families in unprecedented ways. For many, the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated hardships that already existed. For others, it pushed them into hardship they never would have expected. Amid the crisis, Barnardo's Isle of Wight Family Centres have continued to provide essential support to those who need it most, making a real […]

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January 26, 2022
Recruitment Day at Tapnell Farm

WE’RE HIRING! Have you ever wanted to work in retail or catering, become a lifeguard, chef or entertainer?  At Tapnell Farm, we are now looking to recruit across the whole of our award-winning business for this up-and-coming season and beyond.​​Whether you're looking for part-time, full-time or just weekend work because you're a student, we have […]

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January 26, 2022
Volunteers dig in to help council tree planting campaign

Volunteers from the Isle of Wight Green Gym have been working on the latest phase of the Isle of Wight Council's project to plant new, native trees in public spaces, and care for the existing trees and woodlands.  Visitors to Lake Cemetery will be able to enjoy more trees in future, thanks to the enthusiastic team. Isle […]

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January 12, 2022
Plan to install extra car charging points

A scheme to install electric vehicle charging points in Isle of Wight Council-run car parks could get the green light next week. Fifteen fast and rapid charge points could be installed in nine locations across the Island subject to Cabinet approval next Thursday (13 January). Initially the points would be placed in Newport, Ryde, Sandown, […]

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January 12, 2022

 Islanders who do not have symptoms and test positive for COVID-19 using a lateral flow test will no longer need a follow-up PCR to begin their isolation period. If you get a positive result on a lateral flow test you will still need to self-isolate immediately and report your result on gov.uk. This applies to everyone, […]

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January 12, 2022
Curtain Call Creative

Our performing arts academy runs weekly on Sunday mornings. Places are available to students aged 7-18 within out Junior and Senior school. We also welcome those aged younger to Curtain Call Kids - a shorter 90minute session.  Each week we focus on perfecting Singing, Acting and Movement skills. We also encourage  students to learn with […]

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January 12, 2022
Welly Wednesday at Briddlesford Farm

Come and spend the afternoon on our working dairy farm this February half term between 2-4:15...  Learn about the history of Briddlesford Lodge farm whilst getting up close to the cows, see the main herd being milked with the chance to try our award winning milk at the end and ask questions. Adults £8,Child £4 […]

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January 12, 2022
JACK UP EVENTS LAUNCH RETRO-CHIC GLAMPING RETREAT

There’s great news for those who wish to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, wind  back the clock and relive the good times!  The team behind the Island’s popular Jack Up retro music events are preparing for the  launch of their exciting new venture, Retro Staycations – a unique glamping experience,  located in […]

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December 9, 2021
Waterside Pool Celebrates its 10th Year!

Waterside Pool has grown in strength year on year, with fantastic community support as well as invaluable support from Ryde Town Council. The Centre is open 7 days a week, 50 weeks of the year. Over the past 10 years it has provided jobs to over 200 people, training up over 300 lifeguards, teaching in excess […]

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