Electric 80s returns for another spectacular New Year’s Eve Party: Book Now

electric 80s at midnight

Join over 1,000 party-goers to see in the New Year at the famous Electric 80s New Year's Eve party, now with more rooms and live music. Buy your tickets now to avoid disappointment.

Tuesday, 12th December, 2017 8:02pm

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This Thursday: Get involved in directing the future of Isle of Wight transport

island line train

Anyone with an interest in the future of Island Line trains is invited to this public meeting being held on Thursday (14th from 7pm) at Shanklin Theatre. Your view matters and could help inform the consultation response.

Monday, 11th December, 2017 1:25pm

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PPI claims: Of course you can DIY, but understand the pitfalls


Yes you can do your own PPI refund claims, but it's just you against the might of the banks. With JMP's 11 years of experience they help you navigate the tricky waters. Here's a real-world example where people were told 'No' by their bank. JMP got involved and have now reclaimed over £50k.

Friday, 8th December, 2017 9:24pm

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JMP Partnership could help you recover thousands of pounds you didn’t know you were owed

20 pound notes :

Join others (including Islanders) who have been paid out over £40m by JMP's PPI recoveries. There's zero risk and zero work for you to do - JMP don't even get to see your bank balance. Don't forget, the reason this money is claimable is because the banks were at fault.

Monday, 13th November, 2017 6:50pm

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Making a difference and supporting Isle of Wight Youth Trust

youth trust auction

For the last eight years, The Royal Hotel has hosted a gala dinner in aid of the Isle of Wight Youth Trust, raising over £300,000 for this excellent local charity.

Saturday, 4th November, 2017 10:32am

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Don’t miss your chance to help shape debate on Social Services

island forum logo

The aims of the Island Forum are to engage, inspire and listen to the Island community by providing a forum to allow everyone to discuss, set priorities and work collaboratively on Island issues. Have your say at the next meeting on 8th November in Ryde.

Wednesday, 1st November, 2017 7:48pm

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Free course can help you ‘break the cycle’ of domestic abuse

smiling woman

There is much to gain with nothing to lose on the Mind the Gap course, created by internationally renowned, professional transformational coach, Maggie Currie. Her FREE course will show you how to move forward, not keep going round in circles.

Tuesday, 31st October, 2017 6:55pm

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Ryde School Open Morning: Explore your child’s education options

ryde school - building and pupils

If you’re considering education options for your daughter or son, take the opportunity to find out more about what Ryde School can offer. Meet teachers, pupils and tour this Island school with a global outlook.

Saturday, 9th September, 2017 9:12am

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Island Forum: Your chance to help shape the future of the Isle of Wight

island forum state of the island

Head to Newport this Wednesday evening to take part in the first State of the Island open forum event - intended as a springboard for positive action. Register your interest so organisers get an idea of how many will attend.

Monday, 4th September, 2017 6:59am

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Foal Arts Open Studios: Launch event tonight and open all weekend

foal arts open studio

Discover paintings, ceramics, prints, collage, textiles and sculptures by The Depozitory's resident artists, as well as seven guest artists at the second Foal Arts Open Studios event this weekend.

Thursday, 24th August, 2017 4:21pm

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Saturday Rock School: Build confidence and self esteem through music. Register now

saturday rock school

Saturday Rock School offers a brilliant and fun opportunity for 12 to 16 year olds to develop self-confidence, communication skills, self esteem, team work and musical creativity. Sign up now!

Wednesday, 16th August, 2017 5:35pm

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Isle of Wight Scooter Rally welcomes The Beat, Small Fakers, Hi-Watts, Fliks and more

dave wakeling's the beat

After four years of chasing, the Isle of Wight Scooter Rally has finally persuaded Dave Wakeling of The Beat to fly over from the US with his amazing band.

Monday, 7th August, 2017 8:29pm

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