Visit Isle of Wight’s Travel Ambassador Green Star Scheme is being promoted with a “Round The Island” Bus tour on Thursday next week, ending with a chance to experience the Electric Woods at Robin Hill for a few hours. The Green Star scheme has been...
Mairead Healy has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the Isle of Wight Youth Trust, serving children and young people across the Island who are facing emotional difficulties. Mairead, previously the Chief Executive of an Irish youth Charity based in...
Isle of Wight Day is to return this year and the event will be bigger than ever. Speaking at a launch held at Barton Manor, the Island’s High Sheriff Robin Courage confirmed that he will continue to spearhead Isle of Wight Day, and that the 2017 support will be...
Island businesses are trying out sustainable travel as part of Green Travel Month. The activity is being organised by the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce and will see businesses including Isle of Wight College, Stainless Games, GKN, Island Roads and the Isle of...
February is Green Travel Month and Islanders are being encouraged to cut carbon and change the way that they travel to work. Island businesses are finding out more about how they can “drive less, see more”, by considering alternative ways of commuting. During Green...
The ‘Solent Deal’ has been described as “dead in the water” by the Island’s MP Andrew Turner after he attended two meetings of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight All Party Parliamentary Group. Andrew Turner is Vice chairman of the group and he was joined at the second...
Friday 3rd March 2017
Isle of Wight College, Newport
7.30am – 9.00am
£5 per person
The Isle of Wight College are hosting this months Business Networking Breakfast in the Isle of Wight College Restaurant. Members will have a full English breakfast and an opportunity to meet and promote their own business to other Chamber members.
Monday 6th March 2017
WISC 101, Langley Court, Pyle Street, Newport
1.00pm – 2.00pm
Free WISC 101 are providing a free lunch time taster session for Chamber members on Addiction and the Impact on Business.
We offer new businesses the opportunity to take their ideas from paper into practice. We offer a free one day business seminar aimed at people who are starting a business. Get the tools you need to take your idea from the drawing board to the real world.
This course is available for non-members and will be held at Mill Court Business Centre, Newport on Thursday 23 March 2017.
Tuesday 28th March 2017
IW Chamber Offices, Newport
11.30am – 1.00pm
Free An opportunity to attend a free presentation for newly established businesses in their first year of trading. The presentation will cover matters such as first year regulatory obligations, different trading entities available, hints, tips and next steps for your business, overview of the tax system, bookkeeping requirements both present and future and much more. The presentation will be by Bright Brown, a well-established local firm of accountants.