This Thursday: Get involved in directing the future of Isle of Wight transport

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Anyone with an interest in the future of Island Line trains is invited to this public meeting being held on Thursday (14th from 7pm) at Shanklin Theatre. Your view matters and could help inform the consultation response.

Monday, 11th December, 2017 1:25pm

By Feature Writer

PPI claims: Of course you can DIY, but understand the pitfalls

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Yes you can do your own PPI refund claims, but it's just you against the might of the banks. With JMP's 11 years of experience they help you navigate the tricky waters. Here's a real-world example where people were told 'No' by their bank. JMP got involved and have now reclaimed over £50k.

Friday, 8th December, 2017 9:24pm

By Feature Writer

JMP Partnership could help you recover thousands of pounds you didn’t know you were owed

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Join others (including Islanders) who have been paid out over £40m by JMP's PPI recoveries. There's zero risk and zero work for you to do - JMP don't even get to see your bank balance. Don't forget, the reason this money is claimable is because the banks were at fault.

Monday, 13th November, 2017 6:50pm

By Feature Writer

Making a difference and supporting Isle of Wight Youth Trust

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For the last eight years, The Royal Hotel has hosted a gala dinner in aid of the Isle of Wight Youth Trust, raising over £300,000 for this excellent local charity.

Saturday, 4th November, 2017 10:32am

By Feature Writer

Free course can help you ‘break the cycle’ of domestic abuse

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There is much to gain with nothing to lose on the Mind the Gap course, created by internationally renowned, professional transformational coach, Maggie Currie. Her FREE course will show you how to move forward, not keep going round in circles.

Tuesday, 31st October, 2017 6:55pm

By Feature Writer

Patient, empathetic and motivational Islanders sought as Mentors

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Do you have spare time and would like to put it to good use? Why not become a Mentor for a project which is really making a difference to people’s lives on the Isle of Wight. Read on to find out how you can take part.

Friday, 7th July, 2017 1:03pm

By Feature Writer

Rally Round – a new practical tool to support people on the Isle of Wight

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The Isle of Wight is set to benefit from Rally Round, a free digital network which enables family members, friends and carers to create and organise support for themselves or someone they care about.

Friday, 30th June, 2017 3:31pm

By Feature Writer

Life Co can help you find the right care service for your needs, whatever they are

Living the good life

Life Co on the Isle of Wight believe that everyone should be able to easily find and choose the right care for them, whether that is care homes, home support agencies or day care centres.

Monday, 5th June, 2017 7:00pm

By Feature Writer

Zip-Up Towers: Isle of Wight scaffold alternative that’s cost-effective

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If you're looking to carry out some work/DIY on your house, the moveable Zip-Up Towers are safer than a ladder. They're a convenient, versatile and cost-effective alternative to fixed scaffold.

Wednesday, 17th May, 2017 6:50pm

By Feature Writer

Hovertravel Apprenticeship Scheme looking to take on nine

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Want to get into working in cross-Solent travel? Hovertravel are opening up opportunities for another six apprentices across their engineering, finance and operations departments. Details within.

Wednesday, 10th May, 2017 11:17am

By Stephen Forster

Hovertravel summer timetable to include more crossings

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New summer timetable includes a crossing every 30 minutes between 0845 and 1945 every day of the week.

Friday, 31st March, 2017 4:09pm

By Feature Writer

Isle of Wight Volunteering: It can bring so much to your life

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There's so much to be gained from volunteering a little of your time. The Volunteer Centre can help you learn about the benefits and range of roles from over 30 IW organisations.

Wednesday, 11th January, 2017 12:46pm

By Feature Writer