Ryde Arena listed as an ‘Asset of Community Value’

Ryde Arena - a nice ice rink

The successful application means that Ryde Arena is now listed as an Asset of Community Value and can't be disposed of without giving community groups a chance to bid for it.

Wednesday, 11th January, 2017 5:27pm

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Link around the Rink: Hundreds show passion for Ryde ice rink (aerial photos)

Human chain around the ice rink

Last night, hundreds of supporters of Ryde arena ice rink formed a human chain around the venue to show how important saving it is to them.

Thursday, 13th October, 2016 8:24am

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Ryde Arena closes: Bailiffs change locks without notice

Ryde Arena - a nice ice rink

A member of the Trust said a dispute has been bubbling away for about eight weeks, but no notice was given and there has been no court order or procedure followed.

Thursday, 6th October, 2016 11:17am

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Solent Hawks play the Solent Spartans in return of ice hockey

solent hawks Hat trick scorer Richard Nembhard beats a player

There's free entry to see the Solent Hawks take on the Solent Scorpions at Ryde Arena from 6pm on Saturday. Why not try it out. Always a great atmosphere.

Tuesday, 22nd March, 2016 7:22am

By James with 3 readers' comments

Extra time given to save Ryde ice rink

Ryde Arena Planet Ice rink

More time has been allowed for negotiations to continue for a community takeover.

Monday, 23rd March, 2015 7:37am

By Sally Perry

Ice Hockey: Hawks defeated by the Swindon Rec Wildcats

Solent Hawks - the team:

Solent Hawks, one of the Island's recreational Ice hockey teams faced off against Swindon Rec Wildcats on Saturday night.

Monday, 9th February, 2015 11:22am

By The Solent Hawks

Solent Hawks take on the Swindon Wildcats

The Solent Hawks team

Support the local team this Saturday night at Planet Ice in Ryde.

Friday, 6th February, 2015 4:50pm

By The Solent Hawks

Free event sees Isle of Wight ice hockey teams battle it out this Sunday

The Solent Hawks team

This free event on Sunday at Planet Ice in Ryde sees the rivalry between the Solent Hawks and the Solent Vikings continue as they battle it out on the ice

Thursday, 13th November, 2014 9:51am

By Sally Perry

The Solent Hawks invite young people to give ice hockey a try

The Solent Hawks

Thanks to a recent financial boost, The Solent Hawks are able to welcome any young people who'd like to try their hand at ice hockey to head down to their training sessions to have a free trial.

Tuesday, 11th November, 2014 8:35am

By The Solent Hawks

Learn To Ice Skate / Play Ice Hockey For Free

Learn To Ice Skate / Play Ice Hockey For Free

Learn to ice skate or play ice hockey for free starting tomorrow (14-25 year olds) Booking essential.

Friday, 4th May, 2012 12:40pm

By Sally Perry

Two Island Ice Hockey Legends Retire

Two Island Ice Hockey Legends Retire

Two Ice hockey heroes have retired from the game. Wightlink Tigers say goodbye to Jason Coles and Tony Blaize.

Monday, 26th March, 2012 4:09pm

By Sally Perry

Captain Larter Returns Plus Two New Faces For Raiders

Captain Larter Returns Plus Two New Faces For Raiders

More confirmations for next season's team

Monday, 16th May, 2011 10:55am

By A Roving Reporter