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August 2010

School Academic Year Season Card with the Hover

August 31, 2010

Hovertravel gives customers more for their money with the School Academic Year Season Card Hovertravel, the fastest way to travel between the Isle of Wight and Portsmouth, has improved its School Academic Year Season card and opened it up to adults.  The card gives customers unlimited travel between 01 September and 31 July, including the Christmas and Easter […]

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Voice In A Million Isle of Wight

August 31, 2010

Voice In A Million Isle of Wight Academy New to the Island for children aged between 7 and 18yrs – The Voice In A Million Isle of Wight Academy.  Develop your skills in vocal, recording and performance techniques; perform in front of thousands at huge concert events including the London 02 Arena and take part in recording sessions.  Join […]

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Rewarding Experiences for the Retired

August 31, 2010

Rewarding Experiences for the Retired People who have retired from full time employment often find renewed fulfilment by volunteering with organisations working in their local communities. If you are approaching retirement and wondering how to fill your time, or are already suffering from the potential “cabin fever” of retirement; volunteering can offer a rewarding activity […]

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Really Wild Fridays at Robin Hill isle of Wight

August 20, 2010

Really Wild FridaysIf you love hands-on nature activities one of the main events to look forward to during the summer will be Robin Hill’s Really Wild Friday’s. These happen on the 30th July and then every Friday in August and are sponsored by Wightlink. The days are packed with fun activities that anyone can join […]

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Yarmouth’s 100th Carnival

August 12, 2010

Yarmouth’s 100th Carnival 7th to 14th August 2010 From 7th to 14th August, the people of Yarmouth will celebrate their 100th Carnival, and would like to invite visitors and neighbours across the island to join them for the fun. There will be the usual wide range of entertainments, competitions and sporting events for all ages. […]

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The Island’s MP Andrew Turner has welcomed the announcement by Southern Vectis

August 12, 2010

The Island’s MP Andrew Turner has welcomed the announcement by Southern Vectis that they will increase the age for half-fare travel from 13 to 18 with effect from 1st September.  He is currently out and about on his annual Summer Surgery which he says has been busier than ever this year.  The biggest issue by far […]

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FREE EVENT at the National Museum of the Royal Navy (Portsmouth Historic Dockyard)

August 12, 2010

Big Game Weekend Saturday 21st – Sunday 22nd August 2010 FREE EVENT at the National Museum of the Royal Navy (Portsmouth Historic Dockyard) Following on from the success of Armed Forces Day and the Pepys Show earlier in the year, the National Museum of the Royal Navy will once again transform Victory Arena at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, […]

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THE NEEDLES OLD BATTERY

August 4, 2010

KIDS GO FREE THIS AUGUST AT THE NEEDLES OLD BATTERY Looking for something fun and exciting to do in the holidays? Then look no further. During August your kids can enjoy free visits plus lots of fun activities at the National Trust’s Needles Old Battery. Follow the soldier trail, borrow a family discovery pack or […]

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