Mountbatten Volunteer Open Day: Find out how you can help make a difference

mountbatten volunteer

Volunteering for Mountbatten offers you the chance to develop new skills whilst making a hugely valuable contribution to the Island’s leading end of life care charity. Find out more about the many roles available at this week's Open Day.

Monday, 23rd April, 2018 12:50pm

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50 new jobs opening up at Amey Isle of Wight: Open Day coming soon

amey workers

A whopping 50 new jobs are opening up at Amey on the Isle of Wight soon. Everyone who is interested is invited along to the open day being held on 3 May in Newport. Full details of the range of roles and the event enclosed.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 6:59pm

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Isle of Wight Humanists present Jim Al-Khalili on Free Will and Determinism

Jim Al-Khalili OBE

The British scientist, author and broadcaster, Jim Al-Khalili, will be exploring the topics of Free Will and Determinism from a scientific perspective, and talking about his personal journey into Humanism.

Monday, 16th April, 2018 12:58pm

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Walk the Wight 2018: Sign up now and be part of this unique event

walk the wight medals

Join over 8,000 others of all ages and abilities to take on Walk the Wight challenge with Mountbatten this May. Registration closes soon, so check out the walks and decide which one suits you best and help raise funds for this vital Isle of Wight organisation.

Wednesday, 11th April, 2018 11:46am

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Isle of Wight Children’s Festival promises a truly unique experience later this week

Mischief and Mystery in Moominvalley

From this Thursday the brilliant Quay Arts Centre in Newport will be transformed into a three-day hub of activity and fun for families with incredible performances, spell binding storytelling, magical experiences, mad games and wicked workshops!

Tuesday, 10th April, 2018 12:11pm

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Isle of Wight Red Jet boost for weekend travellers

red jet in southampton

The new enhanced Red Jet services will make it far easier for Islanders to travel to the mainland, whether it be for shopping in Southampton, visiting friends or family or travelling further afield.

Thursday, 5th April, 2018 12:01pm

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Learn how to deal with perpetrator of domestic abuse

strong woman

If you've been a victim of domestic abuse you can learn how to deal with perpetrator during this 12 week course with Break the Cycle Community Interest Company.

Wednesday, 28th March, 2018 2:42pm

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Your guide to health services on the Isle of Wight: Choose well and stay well this winter

stay well this winter 600

Choose well and stay well the whole year round with this helpful guide from the NHS of where and when to seek medical help on the Isle of Wight.

Monday, 15th January, 2018 6:56pm

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Did your business bank with Lloyds? You could be owed thousands of pounds

lloyds bank cash machines

If you used to have a business bank account with Lloyds (or still do), you'll want to read these examples of JMP recovering serious money. They have a 95% success rate.

Friday, 5th January, 2018 8:13pm

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


If you’re considering your child’s education options, meet teachers, pupils and tour the school during the February Open Morning to find out more about this Isle of Wight school with a global outlook.

Thursday, 4th January, 2018 5:54pm

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Get the ‘art foundation experience’ with this Portfolio Preparation course

nick martin foundation course

This one-day-a-week course that runs from January to November 2018 will give you all you need to create an exciting and impressive portfolio, whilst gaining the art foundation experience, all on the Isle of Wight.

Tuesday, 2nd January, 2018 5:36pm

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Want to make a difference but don’t know how? The Volunteer Centre offers plenty of ideas


There’s so much to gain from volunteering a little of your time. The Volunteer Centre can help you learn about the benefits from many Isle of Wight organisations.

Wednesday, 27th December, 2017 3:40pm

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