A cheque for £1,000 was presented to Geoff Giles on behalf of Help for Heroes by Bowling Manager Chris Noble.
Chris said: “It was a pleasure to raise money for such a worthy cause”.
Image: Chris Noble, Bowling Manager, hands cheque to Geoff Giles (contributed)
There are probably as many reasons why people deliver copies of the Isle of Wight Beacon as there are people who deliver. This month we’ve been speaking to one of our East Cowes deliverers to find out why she gets involved.
The scene is set at Robin Hill Country Park ahead of Bestival, which promises a huge range of acts throughout the weekend of 6 – 9 September.
The Duke of Edinburgh was presented with a bottle of specially produced local ale when visiting the Isle of Wight for the second time this summer.
The official charity partner of Cowes Week 2012 is hoping their shore-side fundraising activities are just as successful as their on the water racing.
A full programme of activities has been announced for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week, which takes place between 11 and 18 August 2012.
The Independent Lifeboat Lotto has made £36,000 for the units at Ryde, Freshwater and Sandown in its first year.
Island Roads, the company in charge of the Isle of Wight Highways PFI programme, has revealed that it is already working with Bardon Vectis' parent company on fulfilling the contract. …continue
Work to improve Bembridge Harbour should be completed by the end of the week, according to owners. …continue
The Fire Brigades Union has claimed a "landmark victory" for its members after the Isle of Wight's emergency control service was transferred to a mainland authority. …continue
Parents on the Isle of Wight are being sent letters to remind them about the importance of the measles vaccine. …continue
Southern Water plans to build a plant in Sandown to turn sea water into drinking water. …continue
Organisers of this year's 'amazing' Race for Life have said a heart-felt thank you to everyone involved. …continue