There'll be 1,000 ducks racing along the River Yar on Saturday afternoon, and some of them will be beautifully decorated. Don't miss it!
The Isle of Wight is all about community
Community spirit can be found in the rural and urban areas on the Isle of Wight. We’ve gathered together stories that explicitly focus on the Island’s community to share with you.
They might be about a new volunteering scheme, charitable event or grants for local groups. If you have some community information you’d like to share with our readers, get in touch.
The petition calling on the Isle of Wight council to serve a Statutory Repairs Notice on the owners of the former Frank James Memorial Hospital in East Cowes has already gathered over 500 signatures online.
Monday, 14th April, 2014 8:31am
By Tanja Rebel with 4 readers' comments
Isle of Wight artist, Sue Standish Murphy, has donated two paintings to the fundraising exhibition in aid of the MND Association later this month. She'll continue her campaign of fundraising throughout the summer.
Wednesday, 9th April, 2014 8:59am
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
Kim dreams of winning a kitchen for her Mum that she'd be proud of. At the moment her kitchen is falling to pieces.
Thursday, 3rd April, 2014 8:58am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments