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High Sheriff Visits Millbrooke House

Sight for Wight were delighted to have the pleasure of the High Sheriff's company for a light lunch and tour of Millbrooke House on Tuesday 14th May. All staff were in attendance and gave a short talk on their roles and responsibilities for the charity. We would like...

Volunteers’ Party 2019

Sight for Wight were delighted to spoil our wonderful volunteers with their annual party on Tuesday 11th ! This year's theme was musicals so volunteers and staff were encouraged to dress up, musicals style! We were delighted with the turnout and the imaginative...

Society News Week Commencing Monday 17th June 2019

Tuesday 18th June Laura will be at the Our Place Community Drop in session at the West Wight Community Centre in Moa Place, Freshwater. Come along to say hello between 10am and 11.30am and enjoy a free cup of tea or coffee. The swimming group are swimming at the...

Scaffolding News

Please find below a list of known footway obstructions for works including scaffolding or hoarding. We are unable to include end dates as many are extended on a week by week basis, also included are tables and chairs permits that have been issued in the past week....

Society News Week Commencing Monday 10th June 2019

TUESDAY 11TH JUNE The swimming group are swimming at the Waterside Pool in Ryde. The pool is closed to the public whilst the group swims. There are male and female volunteers to help you get in and out of the pool as well as Lifeguards to ensure your safety. To join...

Sight for Wight Awareness Day at TESCO

A huge thank you to TESCO, Brading Road, Ryde and all the customers who came over to say hello and find out more about Sight for Wight on Thursday 30th May. Always lovely to engage with people and, as a result of the day, we have, potentially, some new volunteers!...

Awareness Day at TESCO

We will be at TESCO, Ryde this Thursday (30th May) on an Awareness Day between 10:00am & 3:00pm so please come along and say hello.

Cassette Tape Audio Books Sold Out at TESCO!

On Tuesday 9th April, Sight for Wight were streamlining their Talking Book library and removing the old cassette tapes due to CDs being the more popular choice and taken to TESCO. Jan Gibson, Community Champion at TESCO, very kindly agreed to offer the cassette tapes...

Thank You Morrisons’ Customers!

We would like to thank our volunteers, Morrisons' staff and customers for their generosity at the Newport store where we raised £228.00! Our volunteers enjoyed chatting with customers and staff and we were overwhelmed with the total money raised. Sylvia & Charles...

Bucket Collection at Morrison’s, Newport

Customers were very generous at Morrison's Newport on Tuesday 14th May between 10:00am & 12:00pm where our volunteers Pauline and Ruth stood and chatted to customers about the charity. Thank you for supporting us and to Morrisons for allowing us to be there. We...

Bucket Collection at Morrisons

There will be a bucket collection at Morrisons in Newport on Tuesday 14th May and Thursday 16th May between 10:00am and 1:00pm. If you're in town on either of those days then please pop in and say hello. We look forward to seeing you!

Tracy & Pete Raise Money

Sight for Wight would like to thank Tracy and Pete Asher, who, with the help of the Newclose Quizzers, raised £289.00 by organising at quiz at the Newclose Cricket Ground on Friday 3rd May. The venue was full and it was a really fun evening. Thanks again to Tracy and...