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Category: Activities

June 25, 2021
Goodleaf Tree Climbing

hello tree climbers, The longest (and seemingly) wettest day has been and gone and we’re into the full throes of another lovely Isle of Wight summer.We’re feeling very grateful to be back tree climbing on our beautiful Island. We had a wonderful start to our 2021 tree climbing season during half term. We caught up […]

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June 25, 2021
Summer School book today !

Summer is here and that means that Summer School is back. It was a roaring success last year and we can't wait to welcome all the children back. Running from 19 July until 13 August, you can book online to secure your child's place. Fun packed days of games, activities, arts and crafts for children […]

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June 22, 2021
UKSA welcomes a record number of Island children for free ‘Test the Water’ experience

UKSA, the leading maritime education and training charity, is set to welcome a record number of primary school children from the Isle of Wight for a half-day free watersports session. The aim of the ‘Test the Water’ programme is to support young people to gain water-confidence alongside introducing them to sailing.  Unlike Test the Water […]

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April 18, 2021
Goodleaf Tree Climbing now open !

Hello tree climbers, We hope you’re safe, well and enjoying some spring sunshine. We’re delighted that we will are open Our COVID safety measures from last summer will be back in place. You’ll need to bring your own blanket and cup of tea, but we’ll still be providing flapjack 🙂  If you’re coming by car, the […]

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April 18, 2021
Boating with a disability taster sessions

Sailability is the RYA's national programme for disabled people who want to go boating regularly. Brading Haven Yacht Club have new sessions starting this week for children and adults Sailability is #MoreThanSailing. Sailors enjoy the outdoors, feel freedom on the water, are active, learn new skills, and build confidence.  It’s the perfect activity to feel tranquillity and freedom […]

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March 17, 2021
New Carnival Company joins in with National Children's Carnival week 2021

The New Carnival Company (NCC) has been working with Isle of Wight  schoolteachers and national carnival organisers to bring the joy of carnival to  children, teachers, and families at the end of what has been an extremely difficult and challenging academic year. The National Children’s Carnival  Week will replace annual Mardi Gras celebrations this year, […]

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March 17, 2021
Grant boost for children's food and activity schemes this Easter

The Isle of Wight Council has been awarded £407,660 to fund local organisations to provide free activities and a healthy meal to disadvantaged children during the Easter break (2 April to 16 April). Councillor Paul Brading, Cabinet member for children's services, education and skills, said he was pleased the authority could support so many local organisations […]

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March 17, 2021
Brand-new virtual film festival!

Feel Good Film Festival launches this spring! A brand-new film festival celebrating positivity and the art of happiness is making its world premiere  in the UK and Ireland this March.   Launching virtually, the Feel Good Film Festival features a collection of hilarious and heart-warming  short films guaranteed to put a smile on your face.  “From […]

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February 24, 2021
Afterschool Sailing Sessions at Brading Haven Yacht Club

Brading Haven Yacht Club will be offering After School Sailing Sessions with the support of Spence Willard for 2021. The sessions will run from April to October for children from the age of 7 years old upwards. The sessions will follow the RYA Onboard program. The programme enables those taking part to experience all the […]

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