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Isle of Wight Council

Costa Coffee Evening Drop- in Session IW’s #Fostering & #Adoption will be at Costa Coffee TODAY (Wed 17 Oct) for an evening drop-in session at Costa Coffee, Ryde High Street, 5 -7pm Chat to us and find out how you can transform a life of a child in care who needs a warm and stable home. Visit https://www.iwight.com/fosteringandadoption or call us on 01983 823160

Isle of Wight Council

National Adoption Week 15th to 21st October Start your adoption story today #IWAdoptionStories If you would like to know more about #adoption and #fostering and start your adoption journey please ring our team on 01983 823160 or visit https://www.iwight.com/fosteringandadoption

Isle of Wight Council

Parents / Guardians of children in current Year 6 at Primary School are reminded to complete the application for their child to transfer to Secondary School in September 2019, 48% have already submitted applications. The Closing Date to submit the application for a Secondary School place for September 2019 is midnight on Wednesday 31 October 2018 via the tab ‘Secondary School Sept 2019’ on the Isle of Wight Council webpage: www.iwight.com/schooladmissions. If you are applying for a place at Christ the King College or The Island Free School you will also need to complete their Supplementary Information Form and return the form direct to them.

Isle of Wight Council

Did you catch the great interview this morning @VectisRadio 's Caroline with Anna Murray @AgeUKIW and Inspector Tracy Scrase, from Hampshire Constabulary @IOWightPolice talking about Hate Crime Awareness Week this morning? More on reporting hate crime at: http://www.iwight.com/communitysafety

Isle of Wight Council

Unfortunately, another scam doing the rounds on the Island - click on below image and make sure you don't get #ScamStung

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Hate Crime Awareness Week

Hate Crime Awareness Week

We're all human, we won't tolerate it, neither should you, become more aware of hate crime and how to report it

No place for hate on the Island

No place for hate on the Island

The Island's community safety partnership is supporting a range of events for Hate Crime Awareness Week.

On-Call Fire Fighters

On-Call Fire Fighters

Interested in serving your community, are fit and able to respond to challenges - then become an On-Call Firefighter

Grant funding boost for Island projects

Grant funding boost for Island projects

Island businesses are celebrating after receiving a sustainable transport funding boost from the Isle of Wight Council.

Jobs, Education & Careers Fair

Jobs, Education & Careers Fair

Major careers and jobs fair, 'Your Future' to provide advice to Island residents aged from 14 up to and including adults.

Making mischief in Libraries Week

Making mischief in Libraries Week

Just in time for National Libraries Week, the annual Summer Reading Challenge results are in.

Short Breaks Small Grants

Short Breaks Small Grants

Small grants of up to £500 are open to organisations running activities. Click the image for more information

Fire service review agreed

Fire service review agreed

Firefighter shift patterns will change to increase coverage at the busiest times, under plans agreed tonight (Thursday).