Last year, the NSPCC spoke to more than 170 children on the Isle of Wight about how to keep themselves safe from abuse. The NSPCC is now calling for more specialist police training.
Following the suggestion from Isle of Wight MP, Andrew Turner, the chairs of Isle of Wight governing bodies write to the Secretary of State setting out the case for why Isle of Wight schools need more funding.
Tuesday, 21st March, 2017 10:38am
By Joe Finch with 4 readers' comments
A recent YouGov poll, carried out on behalf of Sustrans, found that less than one in 10 (9%) of children and young people get the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity a day. The Big Pedal 2017 has been launched to get more young people cycling and scooting to school.
Monday, 20th March, 2017 3:51pm
By Neil Aldridge with 2 readers' comments
Young Islanders - aged eight and 15 - wowed the judges at 2017 IFDPA (International Federation of Dance and Performing Arts) competition in Disneyland and came away with some great results. Well done!
Friday, 17th March, 2017 4:31pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
A group of investors are being formed and within the next week it's expected a six month moratorium on the sale of Ryde Arena will be in place.
Wednesday, 15th March, 2017 2:19pm
By Robina Marshall with 2 readers' comments
Island Futures will be showcasing the opportunities and benefits to the Island’s economy of this route to effective employment at two events this month
Friday, 3rd March, 2017 12:38pm
By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments
Ryde Academy has a rich history of dance and performance - students will be showcasing their talent at the launch of Derby Day – Saracen’s annual fixture at Wembley in April this year.
Friday, 3rd March, 2017 9:42am
By Nat Nelson with 2 readers' comments