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November 27, 2020
Ladies that Launch at BHYC

Ladies have been sailing socially and competitively at Brading Haven Yacht Club since 1950. BHYC is proud of their legacy and want to build on their successes and encourage even more women into sailing. The Ladies that Launch group has been supporting women sailors of all abilities since 2013 and many of those who joined […]

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November 17, 2020
Front Cover Star Wanted

We're looking for a variety of children of different ages who would like to be on our next front cover. How do you enter We encourage you to send two photos  of you child or children to the email below. With the age of your child/ children and your contact details. We then short list […]

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October 20, 2020
Halloween festivities at Blackgang Chine

The park’s popular Frights & Sprites event returns this year from 19th - 23rd & 26th – 31st October, 11am – 3pm daily. Family-friendly Halloween-themed festivities will take place including a spooky disco, fancy dress competitions and the inventive Rumpus Mansion LIVE; where the residents of the mansion come to life for an interactive walk-through […]

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September 9, 2020
Hovertravel celebrates partnership with NHS

Hovertravel has celebrated a partnership which has contributed significantly to the local community, by proudly displaying the logos of the NHS and Isle of Wight Ambulance on both its hovercraft. Neil Chapman, managing director of Hovertravel, said: “Hovertravel is a unique business and our craft are photographed by travellers and onlookers every day. We wanted […]

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August 4, 2020
The Nature Premium campaign

The Nature Premium campaign has been launched by a small group of volunteers with a brilliant idea.  We believe that regular experiences of nature via an early years or school setting will support children to be happier and healthier and help them recover from lockdown.  This campaign is designed to benefit all UK children.  If […]

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April 22, 2020
Millions of pounds of investment in Island schools

Six Island schools were upgraded or refurbished by the Isle of Wight Council last year — and many more are set to benefit from millions of pounds of government funding. In total, almost £2 million was invested by the council in major projects that have included modern classrooms, replacement roofing and windows, heating systems and […]

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April 22, 2020
New partnership will support hard-hit Island families

The Isle of Wight Council has teamed up with the Getaway Foundation to support hard-hit families struggling in the wake of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. The foundation was set up earlier this year to help families in poverty by providing holidays to help create happy memories. However, since the outbreak of Covid-19, it has provided grants and donations for […]

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March 23, 2019
Win a Family Summer Pass to Tapnell Farm Park !

Set in acres of beautiful countryside, surrounded by amazing views of the Island, Tapnell Farm Park provides a safe, all-weather, fun filled attraction for all the family to enjoy. There’s so much to see and do, areas to explore and adventures to be had, with just as much activity indoors as outdoors - perfect for […]

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February 5, 2019
February Half- Term Daycamps with the YMCA

Set in the perfect location atop the cliffs overlooking Sandown Bay YMCA Isle of Wight Daycamps utilise the fantastic facilities at Winchester House, as well as the stunning areas around including local parks, attractions and the beach. Beach school activities are a main feature of the Daycamps programmes, but there are many other opportunities for […]

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