Ventnor Youth Centre: First Mural Complete, More To Come

Ventnor Youth Centre: First Mural Complete, More To Come

Anyone who lives near the Ventnor Youth Centre or walks past it on a regular basis, will have seen the back wall now sports an excellent new mural. Original plans were for the mural to

Monday, 30th June, 2008 10:58am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Alan Titchmarsh Opens St Catherine’s School Fete (Podcast)

Alan Titchmarsh Opens St Catherine’s School Fete (Podcast)

Dear old St Catherine’s School had their fete this afternoon, drawing good crowds of supporters. The High Sheriff of the Isle of Wight, Alan Titchmarsh, opened the event and we were there to catch a

Friday, 27th June, 2008 6:14pm

By Simon Perry

Camp Bestival: Coldcut Exclusive Nursery Rhyme Mash-Up

Camp Bestival: Coldcut Exclusive Nursery Rhyme Mash-Up

Camp Bestival is promising even more fun for the kids and big kids next month when Coldcut legend Jon More will be serving up a unique set of children’s classics. Take a trip back memory

Thursday, 26th June, 2008 1:17pm

By Sally Perry

St Catherine’s Charity Shop: Support From Graham Perks

St Catherine’s Charity Shop: Support From Graham Perks

We reminded you yesterday of the forthcoming summer fair at St Catherine’s this Friday, but also don’t forget about the charity shop being opened on Monday by learners at St Catherine’s. With the fantastic support

Wednesday, 25th June, 2008 9:52am

By Kim Fry with 3 readers' comments

Band Nite @ Church Litten

Band Nite @ Church Litten

The free music for da yoof Band Nite returns to Church Litten next month. The last one was a great success, featuring live music from Siniez, Emily Jane, Proximity Effect and Zero. This month’s offering has

Monday, 23rd June, 2008 3:41pm

By Solace Team with 2 readers' comments

St Catherine’s Learners Publish A Book of Verse

St Catherine’s Learners Publish A Book of Verse

Many thanks to Kim for letting us know about this great new project coming out from St Catherine’s. Ed The adage “From small acorns great oak trees grow” could not be more relevant for the

Wednesday, 11th June, 2008 1:50pm

By Kim Fry with 5 readers' comments

Fusion: Issue 3 On The Street

Fusion: Issue 3 On The Street

The third issue of the youth led Fusion magazine is out now and available from various locations around the Wight.

Monday, 9th June, 2008 2:08pm

By Sally Perry

Totland Rec Regeneration: The Hemingway’s First Visit

Totland Rec Regeneration: The Hemingway’s First Visit

Last Friday morning, legendary designers Gerardine and Wayne Hemingway were to be found at the Totland Parish Council offices. An unlikely place perhaps, but the reason for their presence on the Wight will soon

Thursday, 5th June, 2008 3:59pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

St Catherine’s Charity Shop

St Catherine’s Charity Shop

At the end of the month, some further education learners from St Catherine’s School in Ventnor will be running a charity shop on the High Street for two weeks (in the empty shop next

Monday, 2nd June, 2008 5:05pm

By Kim Fry with 2 readers' comments

Beach and Rockpool Surveys Launched in Ventnor

Beach and Rockpool Surveys Launched in Ventnor

Two exciting Blue Flag educational initiatives are about to be launched in Ventnor. It’s all part of the drive for Ventnor to gain Blue Flag status (we’ll be able to give you more news

Monday, 2nd June, 2008 1:49pm

By Sally Perry

Story Time And Mask Making At The Library

Story Time And Mask Making At The Library

There’s almost time to catch one of the free events taking place at Ventnor Library this afternoon. StoryTime with games and crafts for 4-8 year olds, kicks off at 2.30 today and runs until 3.45. On

Thursday, 29th May, 2008 2:25pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Puppet Costume/Batik Flag Workshops For Kids

Puppet Costume/Batik Flag Workshops For Kids

If you’ve been running out of things to do with the kids this week, how about heading over to Sandown where the Sandown Carnival Association have lots of free activities still happening this half

Thursday, 29th May, 2008 10:10am

By Rachael Brooks