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.

Black History Month comes to Ventnor

Black History Month comes to Ventnor

You might already know that each year in the UK, October is Black History Month. Diversity is sparse on the island, so it’s encouraging to see that schools and associations are helping to promote the

Tuesday, 4th October, 2005 3:01pm

By Sally Perry

Any old rags?

Any old rags?

I had a spring in my step when I walked into town today, the sky was blue and the sun was glistening on the sea, but that wasn’t the reason why. I was on

Monday, 3rd October, 2005 10:04pm

By Sally Perry