Isle of Wight Ramblers and the Tapnell Trail

Tapnell Farm:

A new trail to suit all abilities was launched today.

Wednesday, 15th May, 2013 4:21pm

By David Howarth with 3 readers' comments

Have your say on future Wight Coast Trail

Have your say on future Wight Coast Trail

A consultation on whether to include the Isle of Wight as part of the Marine and Coastal Path Act 2009 has been launched. Residents urged to take part to help attract funding and special status to the coast path.

Thursday, 16th August, 2012 2:47pm

By David Howarth

Mount Kilimanjaro Challenge For Meningitis UK

Mount Kilimanjaro Challenge For Meningitis UK

If you fancy a challenge, why not consider taking part in this trip of a lifetime to raise money for Meningitis UK. Money raised will help fund a vaccine.

Tuesday, 24th July, 2012 12:48pm

By Emma King

Sponsored Walk Around The Island: All Welcome

Sponsored Walk Around The Island: All Welcome

Take part in round the Island walk in October to help raise money for a sensory room and Autism Awareness course for preschool staff at Godshill Primary School.

Monday, 23rd July, 2012 1:30pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Promising News For Island in Lord’s English Coastal Path Debate

Promising News For Island in Lord’s English Coastal Path Debate

Consultation to bring IW into the the scope of the 2009 Marine and Coastal Access Act to take place in next four weeks.

Friday, 13th July, 2012 12:16pm

By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments

All Set For Round The Island Walk This Weekend

All Set For Round The Island Walk This Weekend

Best of luck to the ten confirmed walkers who intend to walk 77 miles around the Island in just 24 hours. They set off at 4am Saturday morning and hope to raise money for Ventnor-based charity St Catherine's.

Thursday, 14th June, 2012 9:23am

By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments

Music And Trek To Raise Money For Childreach International

Music And Trek To Raise Money For Childreach International

Tom Day is planning to trek through Nepal in September for Childreach International. He and other Islanders have created some great tunes for download in return for a donation. Well worth it we'd say.

Friday, 1st June, 2012 12:28pm

By Sally Perry

Meningitis UK Appeal For Mount Kilimanjaro Climb

Meningitis UK Appeal For Mount Kilimanjaro Climb

How about taking part in a once in a lifetime trip to climb Mount Kilimanjaro next year and raise money for Meningitis UK at the same time

Thursday, 31st May, 2012 2:25pm

By Liz Gough

Walk the Wight DVD Sneak Peek (video)

Walk the Wight DVD Sneak Peek (video)

Walk the Wight DVD Sneak Peek

Friday, 18th May, 2012 10:08am

By Charlotte Stockdale

Wight Coast Excluded: Ramblers Campaign Continues

Wight Coast Excluded: Ramblers Campaign Continues

Mike from the Isle of Wight Ramblers explains why it is so important for the Island to be included in the coastal trail around the English coast and is calling on VB readers to add their support to the campaign

Wednesday, 16th May, 2012 1:50pm

By Mike Slater with 6 readers' comments

24 Hour Round the Island Walk In Aid Of St Catherine’s

24 Hour Round the Island Walk In Aid Of St Catherine’s

How do you fancy a 24 hour walk around the Island next month to raise money for St Catherine's charity.

Wednesday, 16th May, 2012 8:30am

By Hannah Davison

Isle of Wight Economy Missing Out On £35m Say Ramblers

Isle of Wight Economy Missing Out On £35m Say Ramblers

The Ramblers' Association is urging members of the public to sign a petition to help ensure the Isle of Wight is included in the National Coastal Trail and be eligible for funding to improve the coastal route.

Saturday, 7th April, 2012 12:00pm

By A Roving Reporter with 6 readers' comments