Stuck for Christmas presents? Serendipity can help with jewellery gift ideas

serendipity diamonds at Christmas

It's getting close! Based on the High Street in Ryde, Serendipity Diamonds can guide you through their range of Christmas gift ideas. They've put together a unique collection of ready-made diamond jewellery – perfect for last minute Christmas purchases.

Wednesday, 12th December, 2018 6:51pm

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Get the ‘art foundation experience’ with this Portfolio Preparation course, plus don’t miss exhibition and talks

Portfolio Preparation course

This one-day-a-week course that runs from Jan to Nov 2019 will give you all you need to create an exciting and impressive portfolio, whilst gaining art foundation experience, all on the Isle of Wight.

Thursday, 6th December, 2018 5:47pm

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Take part in late night Christmas shopping in Ryde and you could win £100

Christmas Imaginarium

Over 40 Ryde businesses will be open beyond their usual hours and there'll be a chance to win £100 and other prizes, just by spending locally. Expect street entertainment, a pop-up nativity photobooth and Network Ryde offers teens somewhere to wrap presents, make decorations, or just chill out whilst you do your shopping.

Tuesday, 4th December, 2018 5:11pm

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Beautiful porcelain by Sue Paraskeva and work by guest artists for sale on late night Thursday

P Clay inside

This Saturday (1st December) and late night Thursday (6th) Sue Paraskeva's porcelain workshop will be open to the public as she, and four guest artists showcase a wonderful selection of porcelain, contemporary artwork, glass brooches, abstract prints and handmade organic skincare.

Thursday, 29th November, 2018 6:59pm

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Fantastic range of artwork on sale this week at Quarr Abbey Winter Exhibition


The exhibition begins on Thursday and runs for five days, featuring work by four Isle of Wight artists, Melanie Swan, Sarah Talbot, Sally Woodford and Martin Swan.

Monday, 26th November, 2018 5:19pm

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Electric Disco returns for yet another spectacular New Year’s Eve Party: Book now before the sell out

electric disco

Join over 1,000 party-goers to see in the New Year at the famous Electric 80s New Year’s Eve party. Buy your tickets now to avoid disappointment.

Saturday, 24th November, 2018 5:16pm

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Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita create spellbinding and mesmerising experience – in Freshwater: Book Now

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Beyond beautiful in concert, Catrin and Seckou create a uniquely spellbinding and mesmerising experience that has been filling concert halls across the UK, Europe and beyond. Don't miss your chance to see them in Freshwater on 2nd December.

Friday, 23rd November, 2018 6:53pm

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Parents: Sign up now for free ‘Understanding University’ event on next week

Smiling teenagers

If your child is considering going to University, there are two events on next week not to miss. One for parents (inc info on financial support) and the other for pupils with 50 Unis there. Full details enclosed.

Thursday, 22nd November, 2018 6:57pm

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Remodel a loved one’s ring and create bespoke jewellery for Christmas with Serendipity Diamonds

Serendipity Diamonds

Don't let loved one's jewellery just sit in a drawer, bring it back to life with Serendipity, so they can be remembered everyday in the newly-designed piece.

Tuesday, 20th November, 2018 5:28pm

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Find out more about courses and apprentice opportunities at Isle of Wight College Open Day

iow college open day

The Isle of Wight College has a proven track record of excellent success rates so why not head to their latest Open Day to find out more about the courses and apprenticeships on offer and speak to tutors and career advisers.

Friday, 16th November, 2018 6:01pm

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Book now for Greg Chapman’s Steampunk Christmas Show

Greg On The Wight

Book now for this 90 minute Christmas show which features magic, comedy, storytelling, and a bucketfull of Christmas spirit. There are just three dates to choose from and tickets are expected to sell fast.

Monday, 5th November, 2018 2:33pm

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Considering sixth form options? Head to the Ryde School Open Evening

ryde school nov 2018 montage

The wide breadth of university courses chosen by Sixth Form pupils is testament to the way Ryde School helps pupils achieve their individual ambitions. Find out more at the next Open Evening event.

Tuesday, 30th October, 2018 6:59pm

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