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March 2010

New Car-Free Scheme hopes to make the Isle of Wight a ‘greener’ place to visit.

March 29, 2010
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New Car-Free Scheme hopes to make the Isle of Wight  a ‘greener’ place to visit. The brand new Car-Free Scheme, is the brainchild of Lois Prior, co-founder of the Big Green Island Project Community Interest Company. Lois has spent many years working to ‘green’ the island’s tourism industry and was given the opportunity to spent […]

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Seaview Wildlife Encounter Easter Events

March 29, 2010
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The multi-award winning Seaview Wildlife Encounter hold their annual ‘ Great Mystery Wildlife Quiz Trail’ over the Easter weekend from the 2nd April – 5th April (inclusive). This is the Park’s biggest event of the year and is hugely popular with children and adults! Visitors collect their FREE entry form at the entrance reception and […]

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Robin Hill’s Easter Chocolate Eggstravaganza Weekend

March 29, 2010
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The real fun kicks off over the Easter weekend with our Chocolate Eggstravaganza on Easter Sunday and Monday. It’s back…our famous chocolate marquee returns, full of chocolate to taste and sample, competitions to play and chocolate prizes to win….plus there’s the Mad Easter egg dash at 12 noon both days….the Island’s must-do Easter egg hunt. […]

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Please Help Gracie-May Walk

March 29, 2010

Please Help Gracie-May Walk Gracie is nearly 3 years old, she is one of a twin and is a very clever little girl, she was born at 28 weeks weighing only 2lb 14oz, due to the complications of twin to twin transfusion syndrome. She was in NICU for 10 weeks after being born but has […]

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TinyTalk Isle of Wight

March 27, 2010

TinyTalk Isle of Wight was launched in 2007. Emily Pritchard, who was bought up on the Island, took over the franchise in January.  Emily is Mum to 4 year old Daisy and 2 year old Poppy.  TinyTalk Baby Signing Classes are already held in Cowes and Newport and a new class in Ryde is to […]

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News from West Wight Sports Centre, Freshwater

March 25, 2010

Youth Gym for those aged 14 – 16 years runs every weekday 4.30 – 6.30 pmIntroductory course in gymnastics and trampolining for 3 – 4 year olds starts 19th April 0930-1030. Bookings are now being taken and the cost is only £10 for 5 weeks.Hire a court before 5pm Monday to Saturday and it will […]

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CADBURY AND NATIONAL TRUST CREATE MAGICAL ECO EASTER EGG TRAILS

March 19, 2010
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CADBURY AND NATIONAL TRUST CREATE MAGICAL ECO EASTER EGG TRAILS MOTTISTONE MANOR GARDEN: EASTER SUNDAY, 11am – 4pm THE NEEDLES OLD BATTERY: EASTER MONDAY, 10.30am – 4pm Normal admission prices apply (National Trust members free) plus £1.50 for each trail sheet / participating child. Families looking to get outdoors and celebrate Easter 2010 in the fresh […]

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Easter Weekend at Chessell Pottery

March 19, 2010
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Decorate your own egg cup this Easter Weekend at Chessell Pottery for just £5 Decorate your own ceramic egg cup this Easter and amuse the children whilst you create a lasting Easter gift. During Easter weekend only (Friday 2nd to Monday 5th April) ceramic egg cups will be just £5, and that price includes glazing […]

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Portsmouth High School for girls

March 19, 2010
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Portsmouth High School For over 125 years, Portsmouth High School has been delivering excellence in girls’ education. Located in the heart of Southsea, the school provides a rich and full curriculum for girls from Nursery through to Sixth Form. Founded in 1882 by the Girls’ Day School Trust – the largest and most consistently successful family […]

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Mayville High School: Closer Than You Think

March 19, 2010

Mayville High School: Closer Than You Think There is a fast growing community of children travelling from the Isle of Wight to Mayville High School, in Southsea. Word is getting around on the island that Mayville, an independent school with small class sizes, family feel and caring ethos gets results, because children are happy. Sue […]

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