Isle of Wight businessman spearheads new WightAID charity

wightaid launch

WightAID is a new charity that raises funds from businesses operating on the Island, and distributes it to a range of charities and good causes on the Isle of Wight.

Monday, 19th September, 2016 3:46pm

By Rachael Brooks

Michelle’s pedal power against cancer

Michelle’s pedal power against cancer

Congratulations to Michelle Lock for raising over £2,000 for the Wessex Cancer Trust and to the Vectis Sunrise Rotary Club for donating £250 of that.

Wednesday, 25th July, 2012 10:49am

By Rachael Brooks

Elderly Cat Missing In Ventnor

Elderly Cat Missing In Ventnor

This old fella sounds as though he may have gone off in search of a final resting place. If you could check your sheds or garages his owners would be most grateful.

Saturday, 14th July, 2012 11:05am

By Rachael Brooks with 10 readers' comments

National Transplant Week: Infographic Raises Awareness For Organ Donation

National Transplant Week: Infographic Raises Awareness For Organ Donation

One donor can save the life of several people, restore the sight of two others and improve the quality of life of many more.

Tuesday, 10th July, 2012 12:21pm

By Rachael Brooks

Brook Village and Church Fete This Saturday

Brook Village and Church Fete This Saturday

Lots on offer between 2-4.30pm at Brook Village Green

Tuesday, 10th July, 2012 9:30am

By Rachael Brooks with one comment

‘Ocean Seen’ Photography by Nigel Millard, Rick Tomlinson and Jason Swain

‘Ocean Seen’ Photography by Nigel Millard, Rick Tomlinson and Jason Swain

Fantastic new exhibition at Dimbola Museum and Galleries atm, bringing together three great oceanic photographers to celebrate the way we interact with our great British coastline.

Wednesday, 4th July, 2012 4:49pm

By Rachael Brooks with 2 readers' comments

Camerata Choir Play Royal Albert Hall

Camerata Choir Play Royal Albert Hall

Isle of Wight choir to sing at the Royal Albert Hall in aid of the National Autistic Society on Sunday

Wednesday, 4th July, 2012 4:12pm

By Rachael Brooks

The Big Conversation With Nicole Foss

The Big Conversation With Nicole Foss

Talk at Riverside Centre tomorrow for anyone interested in peak oil; renewable energy; sustainable agriculture; financial reorganisation; community horticulture and small holdings; food security and information education.

Tuesday, 3rd July, 2012 2:22pm

By Rachael Brooks with 7 readers' comments

Ryde Sands Caught Out 22 Boats On Saturday

Ryde Sands Caught Out 22 Boats On Saturday

22 boats ran aground on Ryde Sands during Saturday's race. Lucky for them Ryde and Gosport Inshore Rescue teams were there to help out.

Monday, 2nd July, 2012 2:06pm

By Rachael Brooks with 5 readers' comments

Earn Extra Income By Becoming A Sales Rep For The Lifeboat Lotto

Earn Extra Income By Becoming A Sales Rep For The Lifeboat Lotto

You can earn great commission by being a sales rep for the Independent Lifeboat Lotto. Full or part time, hours to suit you. Why not give it a go, full training and uniforms provided.

Monday, 2nd July, 2012 12:22pm

By Rachael Brooks

Windmills Preschool Charity Auction

Windmills Preschool  Charity Auction

Auction on Friday (6th July) to help raise money to move the pre-school to new premises. Some fantastic items on the list.

Monday, 2nd July, 2012 11:12am

By Rachael Brooks with 3 readers' comments

Changes To Red Funnel Timetable In July

Changes To Red Funnel Timetable In July

Watch out for changes to the Red Funnel timetables in July

Thursday, 28th June, 2012 9:20am

By Rachael Brooks