Children and young people who have made achievements despite adversity were recognised at the High Sheriff Awards last week. Well done to them all.
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.
Local charity Independent Arts is celebrating the third anniversary of SingAbout, its hugely popular singing for wellbeing project.
Tuesday, 11th March, 2014 11:37am
By Caroline Ash with one comment
A series of guided tours is demonstrating to Earl Mountbatten Hospice fundraisers just how their donation is being put to good use.
Monday, 10th March, 2014 7:47am
By Erika Campbell-Burt with 4 readers' comments
Island Roads staff work graveyard shift to support local charity.
Thursday, 6th March, 2014 8:39am
By Rebecca Tuck with 2 readers' comments
There were smiles all round as the rain held off and the traditional annual event took place once again.
Wednesday, 5th March, 2014 8:46am
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
Drawings of Frank James Hospital seem to indicate it was co-designed by Victorian architect, John Thomas Micklethwaite, and that perhaps this was his only secular project.
Wednesday, 5th March, 2014 7:45am
By Tanja Rebel with one comment
Sunday marks two years since guerilla gardeners first started looking after the grounds of the former hospital in East Cowes.
Tuesday, 25th February, 2014 9:15am
By Steven Goodman with 4 readers' comments