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John’s Successful Sponsored Swim!

On Saturday 9th October, member and volunteer, John completed a sponsored swim at West Wight Sports & Community Centre to raise money for Sight for Wight. John completed 50 lengths of the swimming pool in 1 hour 45 minutes. So far he has raised £130.00 and money...

Mix & Mingle Show and Tell

Last Thursday, our Mix & Mingle Group brought in items that were dear to them and chatted to the group about why they were cherished possessions. Our new member, John, brought in a painting he did at age 16 which was absolutely superb. Our members having a tea...

Sponsored Swim

One of our members and volunteers, John, is doing a sponsored swim at West Wight Leisure Centre on Saturday 9th October 2021 (12:00pm - 2:00pm). John has recorded a short video if anyone would like to sponsor him. A huge thanks to John for thinking of us; we hope that...

Sight for Wight Open Day a Great Success!

On Saturday 11th September - from 10.30 to 15.30 we opened our doors to anyone who wanted to know more about what we do. This year we worked with representatives from ten other national and local organisations offering a one stop shop for advice, help, equipment and...

Lunch Club

This month's lunch club was at Ryde Castle which proved very popular! A huge thank you to staff for their attention. Our lunch club is on the second Tuesday of every month.

Looking Out From Lockdown

From 13th - 18th September at Independent Arts, Newport our members, staff and volunteers created an eye to represent what lockdown was like for them. The exhibition was at Independent Arts Creative Hub in Newport and titled, Looking Out From Lockdown. There were many...

New Yarn Group at Millbrooke House

Today was our first Yarn Group which will be every other Monday from 10:00am to 11:30am. It costs just £1.00 and is at Millbrooke House. Please come along with your knitting needles and wool and see what you can create!

Mix & Mingle Enjoy Zoo Visit

On Thursday 16th September, our Mix & Mingle Social Group enjoyed a visit to the Wildheart Animal Sanctuary, Sandown. A special thank you to Gary and Kerry from the zoo who went out of their way to make sure our members had an enjoyable and educational experience....

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!