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Short Story Writing Competition 2021

Our short story writing competition is back after the success of last year’s which produced some very high quality entries, despite lockdown and everything being ‘virtual’.  This is the twelfth year of the competition; originally started by our patrons, RC...

Wolverton Manor Garden Fair

A huge thank you to our volunteers who gave up their weekend to man our stall at Wolverton. The weather was perfect and it was a pleasure to see so many people supporting the event and coming along to say hello. It's nice that we have some normality returning. Thank...

100th Birthday for Ruby

Ruby, one of our Mix & Mingle group is 100 years old today! Our other members decided to record a video wishing Ruby a Happy Birthday!

Mix & Mingle Bingo!

Dabbers at the ready, our members, with the help of some volunteers, played Bingo at this week's Mix and Mingle Social Group. Kerry, one of our volunteers, was the Bingo caller and everyone had an enjoyable time. We also had some new members join us which we were...

Coffee Morning

Today's Coffee Morning's guest was Laura Gooljar, Eye Clinic Liaison Officer, who chatted to members about her role and was able to answer questions over a cup of tea! Laura (left) chats to members

Beach Day at Millbrooke House

The sun shone at Sight for Wight today (12th August) for our Mix and Mingle Group. Not only did the sun shine but we brought the beach to Millbrooke House so our members could have a day at the seaside! There were lots of things to do, including pebble painting and,...

Lunch Club at Millbrooke House

Wow what a wonderful first lunch club today held at Millbrook House on Tuesday 10th August! Over 30 members, volunteers and staff joined together to enjoy fish and chips followed by delicious pudding. We would like to thank Ozze's Plaice for providing fabulous food...

Coffee Morning

We were delighted to have a good turn out for this week's Coffee Morning. The sun shone so everyone was able to sit outside, enjoy the warmth and have a good chat with members, staff and volunteers.

Cowes Week Sailing

Our members were invited to join Cowes Sailability on board Wetwheels to enjoy Cowes Week! What a fantastic afternoon with lots of laughter on board and, although a little wet, everyone had a great time. A huge thank you to Cowes Sailability for funding the event and...

Members Return and Mel’s Bench Unveiling

We were delighted to welcome our members back last Thursday (22nd July) and they were equally delighted to be back. The weather was perfect as it was also a very special day to unveil a commemorative bench from the 'Handicraft' group and the 'Strollers' who kindly had...

Volunteer Welcome Back Party 2021

On Monday 19th July, we officially opened our doors and the first event we held was a welcome back thank you party for our volunteers. It was very well attended and the weather was beautiful so we were able to open our garden and patio area for more space. As always,...

Royal Victoria Yacht Club Open Day

The Royal Victoria Yacht Club has a long-standing tradition of inviting people with disabilities to enjoy a day at their club. A large number of guests of all ages enjoy a day at the club and trips out on the Solent. There are fast RIBs out to Osborne Bay, and slower...