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Island Woman win National Business Awards

July 8, 2016

Five Island women have come away with top prizes from this year’s National Venus awards.Rebecca Blachford, Nikki Collinson-Phenix, Kathryn Clarke, Lindsay Mattinson and Claire Rees have all taken home awards from this year’s finals.The Venus awards, known by the organisation as ‘the working women’s Oscars’, were formed in 2009 to recognise, reward and celebrate local […]

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WightMedia find out more about business networking on the Isle of Wight

July 8, 2016

  WightMedia was set up to help small business owners and entrepreneurs. We love working with companies and helping them grow. Here at WightMedia between us we have years of experience and we want to share it with you. Running a business is hard work but great fun and every day is different. WightMedia has […]

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Linda Smith Principal of The Island Dance and Theatre Company

July 8, 2016

This May Linda Smith principal of The Island Dance and Theatre Company was honoured to be asked to attend a Royal Garden Party in the presence of HRH The Duchess of Cornwall, Princess Alexandra and the Duchess of Gloucester.Their sister company ‘Class Talent’ donate money to charity every year, and this year as it is […]

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Medina Valley Centre multi activity days and watersports courses

July 8, 2016

This summer along with our usual RYA recognised courses we will be running a BCU Paddlesports programme running nationally recognised courses such as the BCU Paddlepower Awards aimed at under 14s alongside the adult based 1 and 2 Star Awards. We will also be running Multi activity days throughout the summer for between ages 8 […]

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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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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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Another Way Round help children on the Isle of Wight with Dyslexia

April 27, 2016

Dyslexia is a widely acknowledged learning difficulty, so how is it that so many children, young people and adults manage to get the whole way through education without anyone identifying it? The easy answer is because there are many misconceptions surrounding Dyslexia, what it actually means and how it manifests or rather conceals itself on […]

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Front Cover Star needed for the next magazine

March 29, 2016

Would your child like to be our front cover star for the next magazine ? If yes please send us an upto date photo, with their age and your contact details before the 29th April to polly@thefamilydirectory.co.uk

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