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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Have a positive and meaningful impact on your community through this role with social justice charity, Nacro

passion led us here quote on the pavement and shoes of two people showing

If you'd like to go home at the end of a working day knowing you've really helped make a positive change in someone's life, consider a role with Nacro.

Thursday, 25th July, 2019 6:16pm

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World class ballet returns to the Isle of Wight this week

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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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Isle of Wight Scooter Rally promises world-class live music lineup

Scooters

Another bunch of top quality Mod, Soul and R&B acts have been booked to play live at the world-famous Isle of Wight Scooter Rally over the August bank holiday weekend in Ryde.

Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019 6:50pm

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Curating 1930’s Parisian Book Bus for Ventnor Fringe a labour of love, hosts tell OnTheWight

The Book Bus

The Book Bus is one of our favourite places at the Ventnor Fringe Festival. We were interested to recently learn more about how the incredible range of books for sale are selected and more about the hosts, Jen and Tom.

Wednesday, 17th July, 2019 6:20pm

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Inspirational peace activist explores global dangers and people’s actions to prevent nuclear and climate catastrophe

CND rally in London

In what is promised to be a fascinating talk, inspirational peace activist and international speaker, Dr Rebecca Johnson, will explore global dangers and people's actions to prevent nuclear and climate catastrophe.

Wednesday, 17th July, 2019 5:55pm

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Ryde Arts returns with an annual programme showcasing creative activities and events

ryde arts festival launch

Over the summer and into the autumn, as part of Ryde Arts, you’ll be able to enjoy unique music events, art installations, theatre and poetry, as well as workshops, carnivals, films and more.

Tuesday, 16th July, 2019 4:37pm

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Don’t miss Ventnor Artists’ Collective (VAC) Summer Exhibition at Ventnor Fringe

People at opening of exhibition

The Summer Exhibition of the Ventnor Artists’ Collective promises to be a sumptuous feast for the senses and will include paintings, ceramics, textiles and the occasional live music.

Saturday, 13th July, 2019 9:12am

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World class ballet returns to the Isle of Wight

balletworks on grass

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

Friday, 12th July, 2019 4:27pm

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Don’t miss the Green Street Studio Open Studio

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Head to Sue Paraskeva’s Ryde workshop next week (15-19 July) where she'll be showcasing a selection of porcelain with new wood-fired stand-alone pieces, alongside hand knitted accessories and homeware by Abi Wheeler.

Thursday, 11th July, 2019 7:00pm

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The Palace of Earthly Delights: For those who like their comedy satirical, outrageous and just plain bizarre

Coming to Ventnor Fringe festival - Absurd political storytelling from Max Turner Prize finalist James Harris, an original and intelligent political comic who is "growing in stature with every performance".

Wednesday, 10th July, 2019 5:03pm

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Visit Jools’ Jewels silver workshop at The Hayloft during 2019 Open Studios

Jools' rings

Julia Bery will be showcasing her handmade, elegant and timeless, sterling silver jewellery at The Hayloft, a beautiful thatched venue in the grounds of Gillmans House in Brighstone.

Wednesday, 10th July, 2019 2:50pm

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