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September 2010

Footprint Trust helps Families

September 28, 2010

Energetic families set to win Trendy forward thinking mums and dads could be in a windfall on theirenergy bills thanks to an initiative from the Island’s Footprint Trust charity. Energetic is the name of a new initiative, which involved young families insaving money through sensible use of fuel. The Trust will be recruiting mumsand dads […]

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Dancewear shop in Shanklin FlexDancewear

September 28, 2010

The opening of a new dancewear shop in Shanklin means that specialist dance clothing,shoes and accessories are now available right here on the Island. Dancing, whether it’s for exercise, competition, performance or just for fun has never beenmore popular but until recently, people looking for a well stocked, specialist dancewearoutlet have had to travel to […]

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NCT Isle of Wight

September 24, 2010

NO TERRIBLE TWOS HERE, AS FRESHWATER NCT GROUPCELEBRATES ITS SECOND ANNIVERSARY Two years after the creation of a Freshwater-based NCT parent, baby andtoddler group, Bumps, Babies and Beyond is going from strength to strength! Formerly known as Tiny Tots, the group is now a firm favourite for families,every Wednesday, at the West Wight Youth Centre […]

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Isle of Hula and The Ryde Carnival Learning Centre

September 24, 2010

If you are looking for something fun and entertaining to do each Wednesday morning after the school run, then look no further! Isle of Hula and The Ryde Carnival Learning Centre are delighted to be teaming up offering YOU the unique opportunity to go along and join them for a coffee Morning in a friendly […]

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Ventnor Theatre Group

September 24, 2010

Ventnor Theatre Group plans to captivate theatre goers of all ages this December, with the heart warming, rags to riches, story of Dick Whittington and his cat.  The exciting adventure features a high spirited hero, a plucky young heroine and the biggest baddy of them all – King Rat!  Audiences will be transported to exotic lands, accompanied […]

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Free Hovertravel for Pink Aerobics participants

September 24, 2010

Free Hovertravel for Pink Aerobics participants Hovertravel, the fastest Isle of Wight passenger service across the Solent, is offering freetravel for participants travelling from Portsmouth to Ryde to take part in the breast cancercampaign’s big Pink Aerobics session, taking place in Newport on 26 September 2010 toraise money for the charity. Loretta Lale, Commercial and […]

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Chessell Pottery – AUTUMN DAYS..

September 22, 2010

AUTUMN DAYS… …when the grass is jewelled and the silk inside the chestnut shell, jet planes meeting in the air to be refuelled. Capture all the things you love so well! The theme for this October’s half term activities at Chessell Pottery will be ‘Autumn Days’ which will take place from 25th to 29th October. […]

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Green initiatives At The Owl and Monkey Haven , Newport.

September 22, 2010

The Owl and Monkey Haven nr Newport have had a good summer and the development continues with Several animal organisations throughout the UK getting in touch to see if theycan home more and more primates and owls. The Haven are now looking for Corporate Sponsorship to aid us meet the demand of animals in need […]

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Love Southsea

September 21, 2010

Love Southsea is the place to look for fun events happening in Southsea and beyond. Love Southsea has a pet charity and is helping ‘Help for Heroes’ . The team work hard to make as much money as they can for this worthwhile cause.See some of the events coming up on the next few months.Halloween […]

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Lego club launched for children with autism

September 17, 2010

Thanks to generous funding from ‘Aiming High for Disabled Children’, the Isle of Wight Council and NHS Isle of Wight have joined forces with the National Autistic Society (NAS) Isle of Wight branch to launch a Saturday Lego Club on 18th September. The club is for children aged 5 – 11 who have high-functioning autism or […]

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