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May 2016

Island Mother Wins Business Mother of the Year 2016’

May 26, 2016

After embarking on single parent life and setting up a new home with two young children in 2009, I took on Rhythm Time, running music sessions for 0-6yr olds across the Island. I needed a new challenge, to gain lost confidence and do something in the community that worked around my children. During the eight […]

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Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary welcomes DOUGIE

May 24, 2016

SURPRISE ,SURPRISE at The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary Early in May , we received a phone call from a lovely gentleman from Wellow , who wanted to hand over his pet Shetland Pony called Dottie, and his pet donkey called Bella. He had owned them since September 2015 and already they were very important […]

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Brilliant alternative to A-Levels with UKSA

May 10, 2016

UKSA is a charity who believe in the power of the sea to make a change, with a number of training options available, all leading to employment in the marine or outdoor industries.Further Education courses (Level 1-3) in ‘Sport & Physical Activities’ are a brilliant alternative to A- Levels. They can kick-start your career and […]

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HM The Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration for Cowes, East Cowes, Gurnard & Northwood

May 10, 2016

HM The Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration for Cowes, East Cowes, Gurnard & Northwood Sunday 12th June 2016 at Northwood Park & Cowes Parade The official HM The Queen’s 90th Birthday celebration for Cowes, East Cowes and the surrounding areas is now confirmed for Sunday 12th June. The free community celebration will take part in Northwood […]

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New Hover Craft and New Uniform

May 10, 2016

A new, modern uniform, which has been designed to work with Hovertravel’s new craft, has been launched this week. Unveiled at a staff catwalk show, the uniform has been photographed on board the world’s newest passenger hovercraft which also shows some of the interior for the first time.The new uniforms are part of a programme […]

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Blackgang Chine are hosting a Royal Tea Party!

May 10, 2016

CELEBRATING THE QUEEN’S 90 TH BIRTHDAY The characters of Blackgang Chine are hosting a Royal Tea Party on Saturday 14 th May, from 11am – 4pm, to celebrate the Queen’s 90 th Birthday …… and they invite you to join them! Meet your favourite characters – our new dodo Lady Penelope, Shadow our T’rex dinosaur, […]

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Bodster have moved to Sandford

May 6, 2016

At Bodster C.I.C. we help learners enjoy interacting with our ponies on the ground. No riding involved. Interaction includes leading ponies safely, completing team building exercises, developing speaking and listening, numeracy and literacy skills through work with the ponies, learning how to have a horse follow you in a round pen because it wants to […]

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Amey update from the Isle of Wight Council

May 6, 2016

Until May 27 2016, Amey will be collecting all recycling on recycling day and rubbish on rubbish day as long as the recycling/ waste is set out on the correct day whilst residents are getting used to the new system and bins are still being delivered. Residents who use a communal bin stores, for example […]

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