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July 2010

Isle of Wight Small Businesses and Talents take to the World Wide Stage

July 15, 2010
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Launched on the 28th May 2010, notinthewightstreet.com, has emerged as a clear favourite on the worldwide web. Bringing together many small independent Island retailers and local creative talents it is offering a multitude of unique and special gifts for sale all in one place. Co-creators, Jo and Mike of Bembridge Emporium, state that “some of […]

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Where to find cup cakes on the Island

July 14, 2010
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Where to find cup cakes on the Island ! Abigail’s Kitchen has now opened selling a range of cakes. Abigails has always loved baking and her dream was to open her own shop, selling my handmade cakes. All the cakes are handmade, from scratch and giftboxes or cupcake towers can be ordered for children or […]

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HAS YOUR CHILD GOT SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS NOT BEING MET?

July 14, 2010

HAS YOUR CHILD GOT SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS NOT BEING MET? Recently Bev Jessup has been very busy doing assessments for children whose parents are asking for their child to be statemented. A Statement of Special Educational Needs is a legal document issued by the Local Authority (LA). It sets out a child’s special educational needs […]

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Easy Oven-baked Summer Risotto

July 14, 2010
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Family cooking at its simplest with Anna  ‘Easy Oven-baked Summer Risotto’ Risotto is a great slow-release energy-provider as well as a fantastic way to hide vitamin-rich vegetables from picky eaters.  Even my fussy 4-year old will happily munch her way through the fresh asparagus, celery and onion in this easy supper dish for all the […]

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Isle of Hula

July 14, 2010
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Isle of Hula is an up and coming contemporary expressive arts business. Infused with a circus feel and originality spreading colour and creativity. They offer a wide range of services performance, heath, fitness and birthday parties through creating and most of all sharing. Isle of Hula have worked with Isle of Wight Council, Social Services, […]

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Rhythm Time Isle of Wight

July 14, 2010
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Rhythm Time provides three fun music courses which are specifically written for different age groups, babies, toddlers and preschool age children. If your child has benefited from funded sessions and you want to know more then please contact us. We run private sessions in Newport, Binstead, and Gurnard. The team provide a variety of instruments […]

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TinyTalk Isle of Wight

July 14, 2010
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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. Having read about the benefits of baby signing, Emily took 6 week old Daisy to her local class in Nottingham. […]

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Become Nature Detectives this Summer

July 14, 2010
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Become Nature Detectives Children discovering nature at their own pace Naturezones is run at a ten acre site consisting of wildflower meadows and native woodland at Blackwater. It is a great venue for children to become Nature Detectives. The Wildlife Education Centre was set up by Angela Hewitt and her husband three years ago with […]

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Barefoot Books Help your child learn to love reading

July 14, 2010
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Help your child learn to love reading Learning to read is the cornerstone of every child’s education. By reading aloud to your child, you will be sharing one of life’s most valuable gifts and opening all kinds of doors for the future Involve your child. Let yourself be interrupted with questions; talk about what you […]

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The Family Directory

July 14, 2010
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Welcome …..to a rather special Summer 2010 issue. This is our first issue as The Family Directory and we are proud to announce we have been running for 5 years this summer. We have grown so much over the years and it is thanks to Island Families and Local Businesses. We would love to hear […]

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