Grace’s Bakery expand to open new branch in Newport: Bucking the high street trend

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Grace's Bakery have celebrated the opening of their sixth branch, bucking the trend on the High Street and offering greater value to their loyal customers with an extended range and more seating

Thursday, 5th March, 2020 6:08pm

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

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The Isle of Wight College has a proven track record of excellent success rates so why not head to this Open Evening in March to find out more about the courses and apprenticeships on offer

Sunday, 16th February, 2020 6:07pm

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Head into Ryde for the Totally Local Fiver Fest to help protect and save the High Street for the future

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The Totally Local Fiver Fest campaign's message is to spend little and often at independent businesses to make a real difference to your high street

Saturday, 15th February, 2020 10:25am

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Anglo-Saxon Treasures return to the Isle of Wight after 150 years

Carisbrooke Castle Museum

Carisbrooke Castle Museum sits within the walls of the Castle but is completely independent of English Heritage, being run instead by Island Trust. This new exhibition sees Anglo-Saxon treasures return to the Island after 150 years away

Friday, 14th February, 2020 1:06pm

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Boomtown reveals over 200 acts and ‘State of Emergency’ multi-stage spectacular

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‘State of Emergency’ is a brand new multi-stage show set to unfold throughout the duration of the festival, in a full-throttle, dazzling display of modern-day circus and mind-bending technologies!

Thursday, 6th February, 2020 6:48pm

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New Isle of Wight Yoga Therapy Clinic launches at Yinspire Brading

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Marrying traditional yoga practices with contemporary medical science to help promote wellbeing and health, Yinspire have had great results for their clients. There isn't much this holistic approach can't help and you won't be expected to tie yourself up in knots.

Saturday, 11th January, 2020 10:47am

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Find out more about what Ryde School has to offer at their Open Morning

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If you’re considering education options for your child, 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, 3rd January, 2020 3:35pm

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

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The Isle of Wight College has a proven track record of excellent success rates so why not head to their first Open Day of 2020 to find out more about the courses and apprenticeships on offer

Thursday, 2nd January, 2020 8:59am

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Isle of Wight Volunteering: It can bring so much to your life

Visitor Elaine Harris, left, talking to Independent Arts project manager Hannah Griffiths.

There's so much to be gained from volunteering a little of your time. The Volunteer Centre can help you learn about the benefits and range of roles from over 30 IW organisations.

Friday, 20th December, 2019 6:45pm

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Kiln-dried Isle of Wight firewood logs now available from Chessell Woodyard

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Chessell Woodyard are now doing kiln-dried firewood, giving you more heat from your logs. They're better for the environment too. More details within

Tuesday, 17th December, 2019 7:59pm

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

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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

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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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