Wight Trash

Wight Trash is an Isle of Wight skateboard company. Run by the legendary John Cattle, the company has a flagship shop in Ryde High Street, as well as an online shop.

JC also runs the John Cattle Skate Club all year round for all ages, from micro-shredders to those with access to a free bus pass.

Below are some of the articles mentioning Wight Trash.

Calling all artists and makers: Take part in the Big Art Auction

Brown package

If you have a piece of work you can donate, please drop it off in Ryde or Ventnor in the next week so it can be added to the auction site in time.

Friday, 28th October, 2016 3:05pm

By Sally Perry

Fingers crossed for skating hero, John Cattle, Positive Role Model finalist


Isle of Wight skateboarding hero, John Cattle, who helps enrich the lives of so many people each week, will head to Liverpool tonight as a positive role model finalist in the National Diversity Awards.

Friday, 16th September, 2016 7:51am

By Sally Perry

RedBullTV came to the Isle of Wight and shot this stunning film

red bull bestival opening shot

Created to be shown as snippets in between the live broadcast of Bestival, this stunning film by RedBullTV really shows the Island off to its best. The 11 minutes just fly by.

Monday, 5th September, 2016 6:59pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

John Cattle shortlisted for Positive Role Model Award

john cattle

It's no surprise to hear that Isle of Wight skater, film-maker and all-round good egg, John Cattle, has been shortlisted as a nominee as a 'Positive Role Model' in the National Diversity Awards 2016.

Friday, 22nd July, 2016 2:14pm

By Sally Perry

All change at Business Association as committee replaced with new blood

Seagulls at Ryde harbour

Taking a slightly different approach to things for the benefit of everyone is one of the aims for the new committee of the Business Association.

Thursday, 14th April, 2016 2:50pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

You can help inform the future of Ventnor Skatepark

ventnor skatepark drawings from cliff

An evening design consultation session takes place this Thursday between 8-10pm. All welcome to share their ideas for the proposed concrete skatepark on Ventnor's esplanade.

Monday, 22nd February, 2016 11:35am

By Sally Perry

Ventnor Skatepark celebrates ‘hoppy times’

wight trash goddards

Last summer Goddards Brewery launched Wight Trash Pale Ale and committed to donating 10p per bottle sold to the Ventnor Skatepark project. It's raised £300 so far!

Monday, 1st February, 2016 11:55am

By Henrietta Goddard with 2 readers' comments

Want to know what a concrete Ventnor Skatepark could look like? Watch the concept design video

Ventnor Skatepark Concept Designs

OnTheWight has exclusive concept video footage and an artist's impression of how a concrete skatepark in Ventnor could look. Find out how you can help be part of making that happen.

Monday, 21st December, 2015 12:27pm

By Zoe Thompson with 16 readers' comments

Cough up for your Big Art Auction wins

dire rama by fran heath

If you won a bid, you need to pay asap or your artwork will be put back up for sale. Wight Trash are happy to store your item, but you need to pay (through the BAA Website) by the end of Saturday.

Tuesday, 15th December, 2015 9:19am

By Sally Perry

Wight Trash Pale Ale: A sure winner for Ventnor Skatepark

Wight Trash Pale Ale

Drink up! 10p from every bottle of Wight Trash Pale Ale sold will go towards the £50,000 fundraising campaign for a concrete skatepark in Ventnor.

Thursday, 11th June, 2015 12:09pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments