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July 2014

Birth Wight teaches The Wise Hippo Birthing Programme on the isle of Wight

July 18, 2014

  Birth Wight teaches The Wise Hippo Birthing Programme, the only UK specific hypnobirthing course. It is a complete 10 hour antenatal programme, over four 2.5 hour classes; suitable from 20 weeks of pregnancy.A workbook & six pre-recorded relaxing mp3s are provided to support home practice.Emma from Ryde had her baby boy in May, she […]

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Sailing through their education at St John’s College Southsea

July 16, 2014

Elizabeth and Jonathan live on the Isle of Wight with their four sons. Elliott is 13, Dylan 11, Benjamin 7 and Nicholas 6. All the boys are now at St John’s College in Southsea. Crossing the Solent by hovercraft, ferry or catamaran each morning and evening is, says Elizabeth, not as daunting a prospect as people might think. “It is actually quicker […]

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Become the best you can be’ at Portsmouth High School

July 16, 2014

Choosing a school for your daughter’s education is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. From her first steps in Nursery to receiving her A Level results, the right guidance, encouragement and individual attention are crucial to every girl’s success. Portsmouth High School is one of the leading independent, all-girls’ schools on the South Coast, offering seamless […]

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Fiveways & Junior School part of Ryde School

July 16, 2014

I am often asked by visitors, ‘What makes the Junior School and Fiveways special?’ It is taken as read that children do well academically and in sports, languages,children do well academically and in sports, languages,music and the arts, but I am pleased to be able to tell them that we have an amazingly compassionate community.This is something […]

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New Purpose Built Key Stage 1 Unit – Priory School on the Isle of Wight

July 16, 2014

As a result of increasing pupil numbers, Priory School principal Edmund Matyjaszek and his teaching staff are delighted to announce that the new Key Stage 1 unit will be ready in September. The new building preserves and enhances both the architectural and historic location of the school’s surroundings. The pupils will have direct access to a wonderful outside area and to […]

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Isle of Wight Adventure Activities have lots going on this summer

July 16, 2014

Isle of Wight Adventure Activities provide inspiring, educational and great fun activities from their sites across the Island at Bembridge, Newport and Freshwater. They also run the activity mbooking centre which is a full time 7days a week office where you can find out about all the latest and best adventure activities on the Island. They work in […]

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Skate ‘N’Able – skate lessons on the Isle of Wight

July 16, 2014

John Cattle started the skate lessons at Cowes primary school in 2011 to teach his son Roscoe and his friends how to skateboard in a safe environment, as the parks are sometimes a bit too busy and hectic for the little guys. It’s grown over the years and John now teaches at schools, youth clubs, at private […]

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UKSA Charity begins at home for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week Youth charity

July 16, 2014

UKSA Charity begins at home for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week Youth charity UKSA is celebrating after being named official charity for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week. UKSA’s key aim is to raise enough funds to give every Year 6 pupil on the Island a session on the water, and during the regatta will be engaging the community […]

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The Wind in The Willows at Northwood House Cowes

July 16, 2014

Wight Stars CIC are excited to present the theatrical extravaganza, ‘The Wind in The Willows’, to be conducted at the majestic grounds of Northwood House.Written by Kenneth Grahame, and adapted for the stage by Toby Hulse, the adventures of Ratty, Mole, Toad and Badger will delight people of all ages, with their adventures through the Wild Woods, […]

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Pirate Cove Adventure Golf on Shanklin Seafront review

July 16, 2014

I was lucky enough to win a family ticket to the Pirate Cove Adventure Golf on Shanklin Seafront. I was so excited when we all went as a family on the May bank holiday. We all had a great time. The course is really new and well kept and it was great to see all of the […]

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