The Isle of Wight’s potential can be unlocked by Vix’s determination, say Green Party

Vix in Church Litten

Isle of Wight Green Party say Vix Lowthion has spent five years training to be the "best MP for the Isle of Wight that we have had in decades, because she lives, loves and works everyday in our Island community"

Monday, 18th November, 2019 5:58pm

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Learn what digital and accessibility can do for your business at the Visit Isle of Wight Tourism Conference

Tourism conference at Par Resorts Thorness:

If you're a BID levy payer, it's well worth heading to the Visit Isle of Wight tourism conference, where you'll hear from a number of speakers on subjects such as cyber security and accessibility. There'll also be a chance to take part in a Q&A, as well as specialist workshops

Thursday, 14th November, 2019 8:07am

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Considering sixth form options? Head to Ryde School Information Evening

ryde school sxith form 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 Information Evening event

Wednesday, 13th November, 2019 2:34pm

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

Poster fort 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 at the Newport and Whippingham campuses

Saturday, 2nd November, 2019 2:36pm

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Isle of Wight’s Northwood House on TV and radio

TV Recording outside Northwood House

In the next two weeks the isle of Wight will be featured on TV and Radio, with both recordings having been made at Northwood House.

Thursday, 3rd October, 2019 12:14pm

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Isle of Wight Festival of the Mind: Where you can discover a new sense of well-being and happiness

bright blue sky and yellow sunflower

Ahead of World Mental Health Day on 10th October, head to Isle of Wight Festival of the Mind - a free event, celebrating all things that help us feel happy and well.

Sunday, 22nd September, 2019 1:30pm

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

Ryde School pupils doing metalwork

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.

Friday, 13th September, 2019 5:49pm

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Isle of Wight’s Quay Arts to host ARTIST ROOMS: Vija Celmins

Artwork by Vija Celmins

This exhibition focuses on a large body of meticulously crafted prints exploring the surface of the ocean, the vastness of the night sky, the darkness of deep space and the intricacies of a spider's web.

Friday, 13th September, 2019 5:06pm

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Spot Faeries deep in Brading Down at this Sunday’s Faerie Festival and Wood Fair

Green faerie and woodland stag at the faerie festival

Returning for another year, The Brading Faerie Festival and Wood Fair promises music and dancing, storytelling, demonstrations of traditional woodland skills, quests to complete and trails to follow, plus the fairy market place.

Friday, 13th September, 2019 12:03pm

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Get your end of summer festival fix at The Downs Festival Bristol this coming weekend

The Downs Bristol

If you miss Bestival on the Isle of Wight and are looking for a similar festival fix, why not try The Downs, Bristol. Headlined by Ms Lauryn Hill, also featuring Grace Jones, Loyle Carner, IDLES, Neneh Cherry and Nightmares on Wax.

Thursday, 22nd August, 2019 6:38pm

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Drop in day for Isle of Wight students wanting to know more about HNCs, HNDs, foundation and undergraduate degrees

Graduates smiling

It's never too late to find out more about higher education options on the Isle of Wight. This information day hosted by Southern Universities Network is being held at the College. Details within.

Tuesday, 6th August, 2019 6:17pm

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World class ballet returns to the Isle of Wight this week


BalletWorks promise a treat and a half this week when they return to Medina Theatre with dancers from Stuttgart Ballet. All in aid of Mountbatten so book now to support this fantastic event.

Thursday, 25th July, 2019 4:06pm

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