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Sun awareness and eye health

Sun awareness and eye health

With Specsavers spokesman Timothy Kidd Are people aware of the UV damage to eyes? ‘A huge amount of people just aren’t aware of the very real dangers of too much exposure to UV rays on the health of our eyes. ‘Now is the ideal time of year to make the

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Gift of a course turned Andy’s life around

Gift of a course turned Andy’s life around

The gift of a two-day wood turning course in 1989 sparked an unexpected passion in Andy Fortune’s life – and ultimately led to his present career as an expert craftsman with some famous-name clients. Now a registered professional turner and owner of the Mulberry Tree Wood Turnery in Arreton, Andy

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The original 24-hour party people

The original 24-hour party people

A husband and wife party organising team that started on the Isle of Wight just five years ago, on a meagre budget of under £50, is now masterminding no-expense-spared children’s parties for Royals, sports stars and “high net worth” families. We caught up with Charlotte Brisco to discover the background

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Opportunity Knocks for Commercial Property

Opportunity Knocks for Commercial Property

This year’s big changes to the pension rules have presented many over-55s with an unexpected opportunity – to unlock their retirement savings pot, and spend or invest it as they choose. For some, that may mean splashing out on a luxury car or boat, whilst others will play safer and

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Investing in tourism

Investing in tourism

At Blackgang, the popular Cowboy Town has been remodelled and refurbished to make it even bigger and better than before.  New buildings include the grand National Bank with its safe and gold bars, a red ‘tin tabernacle’ Church, and the new General Stores – all sure to be a haven

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Staddlestones set for showroom opening

Staddlestones set for showroom opening

To celebrate the opening of our new Peugeot showroom we are holding an open weekend Sat 1st Nov and Sunday 2nd Nov. Halloween goody bags for the kids Lego building competition for the kids with prizes Fantastic offers for the grown ups!

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A J WELLS

A J WELLS

A.J Wells manufactured a number of fixtures and fittings for Liverpool’s redeveloped Everyman Theatre. Designed by Haworth Tompkins architects the building replaced a theatre on the same site, which opened in 1964 in a converted chapel. Working with Citizens Design Bureau we produced over 300 signs and a variety of

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Island's Top Attractions

Island's Top Attractions

Sandown Pier Open daily all year round there’s a whole day’s fun in one for all the family. Sandown Pier is an all-weather entertainment venue featuring the Lost World Adventure Golf, an amazing adventure through the Aztec Ruins, with sound and light effects. There are 10-pin bowling lanes with buffers

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