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

Volunteering stand

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.

Wednesday, 11th January, 2017 12:46pm

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Find out more about Ryde School at their Open Morning

Ryde School Isle of Wight

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

Tuesday, 10th January, 2017 2:48pm

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Have you been affected by rural crime? Share your views with Commissioner at Communities Matter Conference

Michael Lane

If you live or work in a rural community, this free conference provides you the opportunity to share your views on matters that are important to you, and in the process help set future rural priorities.

Monday, 9th January, 2017 4:13pm

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Skank into 2017 with The Ska’d for Life New Year’s Eve Party

Ska'd for life poster

Expect outrageously brilliant live music, DJ Jon Shove with all the top Ska, Mod, Soul tunes and a big midnight countdown.

Thursday, 22nd December, 2016 11:33am

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See out 2016 in style at The Cow Co on New Year’s Eve

New Year's Eve Confetti

See 2016 out in style at this unmissable bash at The Cow Co. Up the style metre by booking VIP tickets and enjoy a private bar hosted by the bottle swirling Intoxicologist.

Saturday, 17th December, 2016 7:35am

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These two Isle of Wight Scouts are fundraising ‘to change the world’ in Iceland

Tim and Graham

These two Isle of Wight Scouts are hoping to help make a difference in Iceland next year as part of the World Scout Movement, but desperately need to raise enough money to pay their deposits to get there.

Tuesday, 13th December, 2016 6:57am

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Book now for pre-Christmas knees-up at the ‘Christmas Tap N Ale’

band members of goodbye stereo

Goodbye Stereo will be reforming for a very rare appearance. They're a fantastic live band, who will be ably supported by Galactic Ents DJs, Jakey Chan and Oz White. Book now to avoid disappointment.

Wednesday, 7th December, 2016 7:20pm

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Electric 80s returns to Cowes for another spectacular New Year’s Eve Party: Book Now

Electric 80s disco

Just been paid? Book your tickets now for the last chance to party in 2016. Tickets for the New Year's Eve bash make great Christmas presents.

Friday, 2nd December, 2016 1:07pm

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Considering sixth form options? Head to the Ryde School Open House

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The wide breadth of courses chosen by Sixth Form pupils is testament to the way Ryde School helps pupils achieve their individual ambitions. Find out more at next week's Open House.

Thursday, 24th November, 2016 6:37pm

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MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is opening its doors on Saturday to offer you a job

mhi-vesta

It's not often that 70 new jobs become available on the Isle of Wight in one go, is it? Due to a lot of new orders, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is holding a Jobs Fair and they want anyone with a positive approach to work to come along. Fear not if you haven't worked in composites before, they'll train you up.

Tuesday, 22nd November, 2016 8:11pm

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Small Faces fans: Prepare yourselves for a visual and musical feast

facers-experience

For the first time on the Isle of Wight. A visual and musical feast for all Small Faces fans and lovers of good music. Book now before tickets sell out.

Friday, 18th November, 2016 11:25am

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The musician Pete Townshend described as ‘Magnificent, powerful and moving’ is playing in Ventnor

reg meuross

Reg Meuross – who is described as ‘one of the finest songwriters this country has produced‘ with echoes of Leonard Cohen – performs an intimate gig at the wonderful St Catherine's Church in Ventnor next month.

Thursday, 10th November, 2016 6:48pm

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