Break-in bakery is double hit for the Isle of Wight Community

scarrots lane bakery break

Scarrots Lane Bakery is owned and run by charity Community Action Isle of Wight and all profits from the bakery support the charity in the work it does

Tuesday, 5th May, 2020 12:41pm

By Sandy Ciccognani

Isle of Wight Christmas Advert encourages support for independent shops, artists and crafters

sandy and lucy smiling at the camera

Isle of Wight artist and film maker Lucy Bell has released this Christmas advert aiming to remind shoppers to buy from local independent shops, artists and crafters this Christmas

Saturday, 23rd November, 2019 10:28am

By Sandy Ciccognani

Sassy Isle of Wight film company giving people a voice

Sandy and partner Sassy productions

This sassy duo invite you to their re-launch party on Saturday night where you'll be able to find out more about Sassy Isle of Wight, Connecting Communities through Film and Creativity

Thursday, 7th November, 2019 4:23pm

By Sandy Ciccognani

Sabirian’s official opening and Christmas shopping extravaganza!

sabirian shop

Visit Sabirian on Newport High Street tonight to see hand crafted homewares, furniture, jewellery, gift items, bags and so much more from India that would make ideal unique Christmas presents.

Wednesday, 21st November, 2018 8:08am

By Sandy Ciccognani

Sabirian initiative offers training and support for Islanders facing barriers to employment

comm action iw shop 3

If you are unemployed or working less than 16 hrs a week, ‘Trading up 4 change’ at Sabirian in Newport could be the support you are looking for.

Thursday, 16th August, 2018 6:06am

By Sandy Ciccognani

Don’t miss the ‘Grand Fridge Opening’ at Aspire

aspire free fridge and shelves

Aspire Ryde works with food stores, restaurants, farms, charities, schools etc to divert food that would otherwise be wasted. They can now accept food that needs refrigeration and welcome any donations.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 11:08am

By Sandy Ciccognani

All welcome to Open Day at Shanklin Sandown Rowing Club

Shanklin and Sandown Rowing Club

If you've ever thought about taking up this sociable and exciting sport, or simply fancy taking in the stunning views across Shanklin Bay then head to the Open Day on 27th April.

Tuesday, 22nd April, 2014 12:42pm

By Sandy Ciccognani