Appley Tower’s history celebrated at Monkton Arts Centre exhibition

appley tower

A two-week exhibition celebrating the heritage of Appley Tower in Ryde opens on Bank Holiday Monday.

Tuesday, 20th August, 2019 8:36am

By Michael Lilley with 5 readers' comments

Ever wanted to go inside Appley Tower? Here is your chance

Appley Tower

The Isle of Wight Council is to reopen Ryde’s famous landmark, Appley Tower, for one day only as part of the celebrations of Appley Day on Saturday 22nd June.

Friday, 21st June, 2019 5:32pm

By IW Council Press Office

Girls’ Beach Soccer championships on the Isle of Wight this weekend

girls beach soccer at appley game

Show your support and head down during the championships this Saturday at Appley Beach, Ryde.

Thursday, 6th June, 2019 5:53pm

By Sally Perry

Wight Bowmen fight to protect their field from Island Plan development

bob seely with wight bowmen

The club have leased the field from the Isle of Wight Council for almost 50 years.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 10:10am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 4 readers' comments

Explore inside Appley Tower during open day

appley tower

There'll be a host of free activities and entertainment including tree climbing, children’s craft activities, guided walks, wildlife recording, story-telling, poetry reading, giant bubbles and much more.

Wednesday, 13th June, 2018 11:56am

By IW Council Press Office

Bottles buried in park, apparently to spread glass shards. Why?

appley park bottle

Most will find it difficult to understand the mind of whoever did this, but at least it was spotted early.

Saturday, 26th May, 2018 10:28am

By Sally Perry

Story of ‘Tenacious’ Atlantic sailing challenge shared at WI get together

tenacious - jubilee sailing trust

Members of the Appley WI were treated to a fascinating talk from President, Pam Fenna, who described sailing the Atlantic on the tall ship ‘Tenacious’.

Friday, 22nd January, 2016 9:56am

By Judith Lazell

From crime prevention to entertaining magic at Appley WI

flower in bloom

The December Appley WI meeting heard an interesting talk about crime prevention, bringing their year to an end.

Thursday, 24th December, 2015 8:27am

By Judith Lazell

Harcourt Sands application goes before Planning Committee

Harcourt Sands - artists impression

Planning officers are recommending 'Conditional Permission' for the revised application to develop on the derelict site of former holiday park, Harcourt Sands.

Tuesday, 1st December, 2015 9:36am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Appley WI look back over the last year

Appley tower

Appley WI reflect on the year gone by at their Annual Meeting.

Wednesday, 18th November, 2015 7:34am

By Judith Lazell

Signs of improvement at Appley Park

Appley Park interpretation boards

Designed and made locally, the new information signs at Appley Park were funded by Ryde Town Council, and local businesses in and around the park.

Monday, 12th October, 2015 12:14pm

By Abigail Fox with 6 readers' comments

WI members learn about ‘wet on wet’ oil painting

Sophia Flowers appley wi

Another interesting meeting for the Appley Women's Institute.

Thursday, 19th March, 2015 4:22pm

By Judith Lazell