Young leaders from across the region spent the weekend working on their communication and teamworking skills, as well as future planning on how to develop their respective Student Forums’ projects.
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.
Food poverty is a hidden issue on the Isle of Wight so as part of the national event, Big Pancake Day, Ryde councillor Michael Lilley will be flipping pancakes and raising awareness.
Wednesday, 22nd February, 2017 3:40pm
By Michael Lilley with one comment
£50,000 of funds raised by Red Funnel for Ability Dogs 4 Young People, the ferry company’s chosen Charity of the Year for 2016, has meant the charity could buy a van for the training of its assistance dogs.
Friday, 10th February, 2017 1:01pm
By Amy Grinstead with one comment
Town and parish councils were left dismayed after talks with Southern Vectis about reinstating the hourly summer timetable on the number six route break down.
Friday, 10th February, 2017 6:55am
By Jon Young with 6 readers' comments