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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.
The English Heritage-run garden at Queen Victoria’s seaside home on the Isle of Wight is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
Wednesday, 13th June, 2018 11:43am
By Peter Gruner with one comment
The top man at Arts Council England will be heading to the Isle of Wight at the end of the month for the New Carnival Company’s annual Mardi Gras in Ryde.
Tuesday, 12th June, 2018 5:48pm
By Chris Slann with one comment
This is the eleventh trip organised to the Island for Chernobyl children. Spending time away from their home environment greatly decreases the amount of radioactive contamination within the children’s bodies and allows their immune system to strengthen.
Friday, 8th June, 2018 6:40pm
By Karen Woods with one comment
The very first One Life Festival was a resounding success with all who attended. Individuals who have hardly ever walked before were up dancing and young adults who would normally be shadowed were able to walk freely around the secure site. Well done to all involved!
Thursday, 7th June, 2018 12:49pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments