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We Need Your Feedback

Sight for Wight knows that there are more than 6,400 people living with sight loss on the Island and we want to hear from you. This year we will be 125 years old, but far from ageing us, we want to use this to really extend our reach and become even more useful to...

Coronavirus Update – 1st May 2020

Coronavirus update –1st May 2020 The government have warned that people are starting to go out and not adhere to staying at home and social distancing. Going out will cause a second OUTBREAK and more cases will occur.  Please stay safe, stay at home and only leave if...

Jimmy McGovern’s ‘Moving On’ Series

Drama series comprising of stand-alone stories where each episode revolves around people facing life-changing circumstances. Jimmy McGovern's 'Moving On' series continues with 'Second Sight'. For those who would like to access it you can click HERE. Programme synopsis...

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....

West Wight Sports & Community Centre Climbing Cancelled

West Wight Sports & Community Centre has made the decision to cancel the climbing booked for this Saturday 14th March. This was set up as part of the Accessible Activities day being organised by Isle Access and they have made the decision to postpone the day due...

Coronavirus Update (11th March 2020)

With the steady spread of the coronavirus infection across Europe and in the UK we must now prepare contingency plans should it become necessary to temporarily close or cease any of our activities and events. Please regularly check our website which we can update...

New Eye Care Guide from PHE and SeeAbility

SeeAbility have worked with Public Health England on their new eye care reasonable adjustments guide to support people with learning disabilities to ask for simple changes to get eye care equality. The guide contains advice on how reasonable adjustments can make eye...

Coronavirus

Whilst there have been no cases of the coronavirus identified on the Isle of Wight at present, with the steady spread of the coronavirus infection across Europe and with a number of isolated reports in the UK involving those who have recently travelled to places where...