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Isle of Wight Arts
Central information point about the arts on the Island.
http://www.isleofwightarts.com/

Astronomy
Vectis Astronomical Society
www.wightastronomy.org/

Back of the Wight
Website dedicated to the lifeboat crews of Atherfield, Brighstone and Brooke Stations of the RNLI from 1860 to 1937
http://backofthewight.co.uk

Brading Haven Yacht Club
A club for sailing and yachting on the Isle of Wight
http://www.bhyc.org.uk

Breastfeeding advice and support
Isle of Wight NHS Essential Guide to Breastfeeding including advice on how to breastfeed and what to expect and contact information for midwives, health visitors, children centres and help lines.
http://www.iow.nhs.uk/Downloads/Maternity/Essential%20Guide%20to%20Breastfeeding.pdf
Breastfeeding-friendly Island venues

Chale Online
Guide to village history, attractions and community
http://www.chale.org.uk

Chernobyl Children Life Line – Island Hosts Link.
www.ccll.org.uk/islandhosts

Community Spirited
Community care and help, plus charity fundraising
http://www.communityspirited.com/

Cowes Harbour Commission
Focus on the 'home of world yachting'
http://www.cowes.co.uk

Cycling - a guide to safer cycling.
http://www.thebikestoragecompany.co.uk/bike-safety-guide/

Cyclewight
Island cycle campaigning group
http://www.cyclewight.org.uk

Earl Mountbatten Hospice
An independent charity providing comprehensive end-of-life healthcare for the Isle of Wight community.
www.iwhospice.org

Face2Face Isle of Wight
http://www.scope.org.uk/face2face
Linking parents of children with disabilities with local parent befrienders for emotional support. The group hopes to provide group support sessions for parents. Face2Face is free and confidential.

Northwood House Charitable Trust Co Ltd (NHCTCL)
Helping to safeguard this historic house and park for future generations
http://www.northwoodhouse.org/charitable-trust/volunteering-and-fundraising

Hampshire FA
Football governing body
http://www.hampshirefa.com/

High Adventure Hang-gliding and Paragliding
Island centre for air adventure sports
http://www.high-adventure.uk.com

Image Films
Island memories on DVD and digital film conversion
http://www.imagefilms.net

Island Football Focus
Weekly match reports and photos
http://www.islandfootballfocus.com/

Island recycling
Details of the IW Council schemes
https://www.iwight.com/Residents/Environment-Planning-and-Waste/Waste-and-Recycling/

Island Volunteers
Co-ordinating voluntary efforts
http://www.islandvolunteers.org

IsleCre8
Isle of Wight business directory and blog.
https://islecre8.co.uk/indexbusiness.php

isleofwight.com
Holiday visitor accommodation and information
http://www.isleofwight.com

Isle of Wight Accommodation
A wide selection of accommodation available on the Island
http://www.isleofwightaccommodation.com/

Isle of Wight College
Centre of further education on the Island
http://www.iwcollege.ac.uk/

Isle of Wight County Badminton Association
Main Island body for the sport
http://www.wightbadminton.co.uk/

Isle of Wight Digital Imaging Group (IWDIG)
Weekly meetings and online forum to support and encourage all involved in photography and digital imaging.
www.iwdig.org.uk
www.digitalfoyer.co.uk

Isle of Wight Discussion Forum
A place where Islanders can have their say
http://www.isleofwightforum.co.uk/

Isle of Wight Family History Society
Society for those wishing to trace their ancestors
http://www.isle-of-wight-fhs.co.uk

Isle of Wight Farm and Country Holidays
Information on Island events, holiday ideas and accommodation.
http://wightfarmholidays.co.uk

Isle of Wight Holidays
Information on Island accommodation and attractions
http://www.isleofwightholidays.com/

Isle of Wight Integrated Sexual Health Network
Information and advice on sexual health and sexually transmitted infections for all age groups
http://www.wish-net.co.uk/

Isle of Wight Literary Festival
Showcase of literary talents from across the country taking place in Octobe 2012
http://isleofwightliteraryfestival.com/

Isle of Wight Neighbourhood Watch Association
Information for Islanders about Neighbourhood Watch schemes
http://www.iowneighbourhoodwatch.co.uk

Isle of Wight Society for the Blind
Island group working for the blind and visually impaired
http://www.iwsb.org.uk

Isle of Wight Steam Railway
The Island's working preserved steam branch line
http://www.iwsteamrailway.co.uk

Isle of Wight Stroke Club
Run by stroke survivors to provide aid for stroke survivors and their carers on the Isle of Wight.
http://www.wightfightingstroke.org

Isle of Wight Surf Club
IW surfing enthusiasts' group
http://www.facebook.com/IsleofWightSurfClub

Isle of Wight Volunteer Centre
Volunteering opportunities on the Isle of Wight plus lots of advice on getting involved.
www.communityactionisleofwight.org.uk/what-we-do/volunteer-centre/

Isle of Wight Walking Festival
The UK's largest walking festival.
http://www.isleofwightwalkingfestival.co.uk/

Isle of Wight Youth Trust
Isle of Wight Youth Trust website with useful resources and information for young people on the Island
http://www.iowyouthtrust.co.uk/

IW Chamber of Commerce & Industry
At the hub of Island business
http://www.iwchamber.co.uk

IW Council
The Island's governing unitary authority
http://www.iwight.com/

IW NHS Trust
Isle of Wight NHS Trust.
http://www.iow.nhs.uk/

IW Radio
The Island's own radio station on the web
http://www.iwradio.co.uk

IW Tourism
Official tourist guide to the Island
http://www.visitisleofwight.co.uk

Medina Valley Centre
Outdoor education centre
http://www.medinavalleycentre.org.uk

Mas Fusion Community Carnival Group
Voluntary family orientated community carnival group
http://www.masfusion.co.uk

Men of Wight Morris Dancers
Morris dancing group formed in 1970.
http://menofwight.org.uk/

National Blood Service
is looking for new donors in the lead up to the flu season.
To find your local session and book an appointment call 0300 123 23 23 qoting R21 or visit www.blood.co.uk

NetGuides
Guide to the Island and accommodation
http://www.netguides.co.uk

Newchurch Horticultural Society
A club with regular meetings for anyone interested in gardening, and/or arts and crafts.
www.newchurch-hs.btck.co.uk

Newport Jazz Club
http://www.newportjazz.co.uk/ 
Staging regular monthly jazz concerts at the Apollo Theatre, Newport.

Northwood village
Community website providing news, information and events
www.northwoodvillage.org.uk

Northwood House Charitable Trust
www.northwoodhouse.org

Race for Life
The UK's largest women-only fundraising event — raising money for Cancer Research UK.
www.raceforlife.org/

Road Safety
NHS advice on road safety for pedestrians.
www.nhs.uk/livewell/getting-started-guides/pages/getting-started-walking.aspx

Royal Victoria Yacht Club
A friendly and welcoming family club with cruising and racing for all.
http://www.rvyc.org.uk

Ryde Carnival Association
Grand summer revels in Ryde and around the Island
www.rydecarnival.co.uk

Ryde Chorus
Charitable-status Island choir
www.rydechorus.org

Ryde Harriers
Official website of the Ryde running group
http://www.rydeharriers.co.uk/

RydeKings
Ryde badminton club
http://www.rydekings.com/news.php

Ryde Inshore Rescue
Independent Lifeboat Station
http://www.rydeinshorerescue.com

Ryde Right
Motorcycle training
http://www.ryderight.com

St John Ambulance
Voluntary first aid services, ambulance transport and training services
http://www.sja.org.uk/isleofwight

Sandown Carnival
Website on one of the biggest carnivals on the island
www.sandowncarnival.com

Shanklin Town Brass Band
Community organisation dedicated to teaching and performing brass music across the Island.
http://www.shanklintownbrassband.org.uk/

Solent Rescue
Independent lifeboat rescue charity serving The Solent area
http://www.solent-rescue.org.uk

Southern Vectis
Island buses, travel and timetable information
http://www.islandbuses.info

St Cecilia's Abbey
An online guide to the Ryde Abbey
http://www.stceciliasabbey.org.uk

St Lawrence
St Lawrence Community Association aims to promote the village and community spirit
http://www.stlawrenceiow.co.uk

Style of Wight
New web magazine 'with all that is good about the Isle of Wight'
http://styleofwight.co.uk/

The Westerly Owners Association
Online home of owners of Westerly boats
http://www.westerly-owners.co.uk

Totally Isle of Wight
Travel, accommodation and attraction information
http://www.totallyiow.co.uk/

Ventnor Blog
What's going on in the town's community, plus comment and fun
http://onthewight.com/

Ventnor Botanic Garden
Showpiece of the Garden Isle
http://www.botanic.co.uk

Ventnor Carnival
http://www.ventnorcarnival.org.uk/

Ventnor Online
The Island's Victorian collectors' centre
http://www.ventnor-iw.co.uk

Ventnor Town Council
Gateway to this popular Island resort
http://www.ventnortowncouncil.org.uk

Vernon Square Preservation Society
Caring for a green oasis of calm in the centre of Ryde
http://www.vernonsquare.co.uk

Walk the Wight

Annual charity event in aid of the Earl Mountbatten Hospice
http://www.walkthewight.com/

Web On Wight
Isle of Wight information and directories
http://www.wight.co.uk

We Love Wight
Forum for Isle of Wight residents
www.welovewight.com

West Wight Road Runners
Official site for this popular local running club
wwrr.blogspot.com

Wight Balance Photography +
Local photography group who meet at the Riverside Centre in Newport on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month.
http://www.wightbalance.com

The Wight Bells
Online home of The Wight Bells ladies' morris side
http://www.wightbells.com

Wight Churches
Information and contacts for Island churches
http://www.wightchurches.net

Wight Nitro
Off-road RC racing club in Brading (scale nitro and electric powered buggies, truggies, stadium trucks, monster
trucks)
http://www.wightnitro.com/

Wight Sole
Island young Ramblers walking group
http://wightsole.org.uk

WightOnLine
Island business, tourist info and more
http://www.wightonline.co.uk

Wight Woodturners
The Island wood turning club's website
www.wightwoodturners.org.uk

Wild Camping
A guide to wild camping in the UK and Europe.
https://alanrogers.com/articles/wild-camping

Wootton Bridge Historical
A journey through the local history of Wootton Bridge
http://www.woottonbridgeiow.co.uk/

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