Nurses and care staff at Mountbatten were surprised last week on International Nurses’ Day with cakes and goodie bags from Orchard House care home
The Isle of Wight is all about community
Community spirit can be found in the rural and urban areas on the Isle of Wight. We’ve gathered together stories that explicitly focus on the Island’s community to share with you.
They might be about a new volunteering scheme, charitable event or grants for local groups. If you have some community information you’d like to share with our readers, get in touch.
As part of the Captain Tom 100 Challenge, this 87-year-old is touching her toes 100 times in May to raise money for charity
Friday, 14th May, 2021 5:46pm
By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments
These are separate to the safe swimming buoys on the east section of Colwell which Freshwater Parish are installing
Wednesday, 12th May, 2021 2:23pm
By Helen Wood with one comment
Freemasons to mark NHS, Social Care and Frontline Workers’ Day with silence, clapping and flag funding
As well as planning silence at 11am and clapping at 8pm, Freemasons will be donating £5 every flag and length of bunting at lodges
Friday, 7th May, 2021 4:42pm
By Ed Baker with 9 readers' comments