The NatWest Island Games has secured sponsorship for the 1,000 volunteers who will help ensure the success of the event that takes place on the isle of Wight between 25th June – 1st July.
The woman owner of a sunken Old Gaffer that was towed by Cowes RNLI lifeboat into shallow waters off East Cowes paid a surprise visit to the station’s crew-night, with a welcome cheque.
Voluntary and community organisations across the Isle of Wight can press on in June with their projects after receiving grants of almost £40,000 from the Big Lottery Fund’s Awards for All programme.
Awards for All funding has created a buzz on the Isle of Wight as a £7,996 grant has come to the rescue of the declining bee colonies on the island. The grant awarded to the Isle of Wight Beekeepers Association
We have received the following letter from the Treasurer of West Wight Sports Centre Trust. It summarises the financial state that West Wight Sports Centre finds itself in along with his opinion on the recently reported £2.5 million spend at the Heights.
A £10,000 Lottery Grant announced earlier this month (April) will ensure visitors using the facilities of Trinity Theatre in Cowes are sitting comfortably.
Quarr Abbey, the Benedictine monastery near Fishbourne, has been awarded an EU development grant from DEFRA and the Rural Development Programme for England.