50 new jobs opening up at Amey Isle of Wight: Open Day coming soon

amey workers

A whopping 50 new jobs are opening up at Amey on the Isle of Wight soon. Everyone who is interested is invited along to the open day being held on 3 May in Newport. Full details of the range of roles and the event enclosed.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 6:59pm

By Feature Writer

Isle of Wight Humanists present Jim Al-Khalili on Free Will and Determinism

Jim Al-Khalili OBE

The British scientist, author and broadcaster, Jim Al-Khalili, will be exploring the topics of Free Will and Determinism from a scientific perspective, and talking about his personal journey into Humanism.

Monday, 16th April, 2018 12:58pm

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Walk the Wight 2018: Sign up now and be part of this unique event

walk the wight medals

Join over 8,000 others of all ages and abilities to take on Walk the Wight challenge with Mountbatten this May. Registration closes soon, so check out the walks and decide which one suits you best and help raise funds for this vital Isle of Wight organisation.

Wednesday, 11th April, 2018 11:46am

By Feature Writer

Isle of Wight Red Jet boost for weekend travellers

red jet in southampton

The new enhanced Red Jet services will make it far easier for Islanders to travel to the mainland, whether it be for shopping in Southampton, visiting friends or family or travelling further afield.

Thursday, 5th April, 2018 12:01pm

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Mountbatten rebranding allows the full extent of all hospice services to be understood

Ryde Mountbatten Shop

Thanks to a generous gift, the Earl Mountbatten Hospice is today announcing a rebrand of their organisation - something that is much more than the 16 beds in Newport, it's an organisation that cares for over 650 people on any given day and offers a variety of other services across the Isle of Wight.

Tuesday, 3rd April, 2018 6:55am

By Emma Topping

Your guide to health services on the Isle of Wight: Choose well and stay well this winter

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Choose well and stay well the whole year round with this helpful guide from the NHS of where and when to seek medical help on the Isle of Wight.

Monday, 15th January, 2018 6:56pm

By Feature Writer

Did your business bank with Lloyds? You could be owed thousands of pounds

lloyds bank cash machines

If you used to have a business bank account with Lloyds (or still do), you'll want to read these examples of JMP recovering serious money. They have a 95% success rate.

Friday, 5th January, 2018 8:13pm

By Feature Writer

Want to make a difference but don’t know how? The Volunteer Centre offers plenty of ideas


There’s so much to gain from volunteering a little of your time. The Volunteer Centre can help you learn about the benefits from many Isle of Wight organisations.

Wednesday, 27th December, 2017 3:40pm

By Feature Writer

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


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

youth trust auction

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

smiling woman

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