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

Sixth Form pupils on laptop in library

If you’re considering education options for your child, take the opportunity to find out more about what Ryde School can offer. Hear from the Head Master and Heads of School, as well as teachers and pupils during the Virtual Open Morning. Registration details within

Wednesday, 23rd September, 2020 6:55pm

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Spirit of the Place: From this weekend pop on your headphones, submerge yourself in this snackable audio play as you walk down Union Street, Ryde

Spirit of the Place - Scene 1 Vicky and Will in S. Fowler & Co by Rachel Shore

Listen at home, or while you’re in Ryde, as the short play unfolds along the length of Union Street. It’s full of great visuals, theatre, memories from Ryde residents and a soundtrack by Plastic Mermaids

Friday, 28th August, 2020 4:33pm

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The Island VI Form ensures students are fully prepared for next steps into Higher Education or the world of work

Students working at The Island VI Form

With facilities to rival any national learning institution, and support to develop leadership, organisation, resilience, initiative and communication skills, The Island VI Form has so much to offer. Find out more within

Friday, 14th August, 2020 6:09pm

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Binnel Studios and The Bunker Gallery invite you to their 2020 Summer Exhibition: Unlocked

Binnel Studios - Unlocked - samples of artists' work

The August bank holiday weekend brings with it a chance to meet nine of the most talented and highly-accomplished artists on the Isle of Wight, in this joint exhibition between Binnel Studios and their nearby neighbour, The Bunker Gallery

Friday, 31st July, 2020 6:06pm

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Don’t miss out: Unconditional entry for all school leavers this September

Students working at HTP Riverbank

It doesn’t matter what your background is, or what grades you achieved at GCSE or A level, all HTP care about is that you have a great attitude and the willingness to learn. Find out more within

Friday, 24th July, 2020 12:28pm

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The ‘Isle of Wight Welcomes You’ campaign launches today

Isle of Wight welcomes you t shirt and logo

The ‘Isle of Wight Welcomes You’ brand has been developed to prepare for the remarketing of the Island as a go-to destination

Friday, 3rd July, 2020 11:13am

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The Awakening at Home: Free online day retreat and mini Festival of Wellbeing

awakening session with people in a ring holding hands

There’s never been more of a need to put our health and wellbeing front and centre than right now, and we’re all in need of a little lockdown lift, says Kate Taylor

Tuesday, 23rd June, 2020 2:04pm

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Isle of Wight College: Helping young Islanders discover their future career

Poster with student holding laptop

The Isle of Wight College can offer a positive path to the future, tailored to young people’s needs. Don't miss the Virtual Open Day to find out more

Monday, 15th June, 2020 5:53pm

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Hullabaloo At Home: Get ready for the best weekend you’ve ever spent online!

Hullabaloo... At Home... The Show's Going On!

This weekend you'll be able to scroll, rather than stroll, your way through the brilliant science, arts, music, dance, magic and learn about the Island’s wildlife and landscapes too with Hullabaloo at home!

Sunday, 14th June, 2020 11:29am

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

Signage produced by The Sign Company Ltd

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

Open Evening Poster

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

Ryde fiver fest poster

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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