Hampshire's local pages

Isle of Wight Information

The Isle of Wight is only a short ferry trip off the South coast of England but is unique in its independence from the mainland.  It is home to the towns and villages of Bembridge, Cowes, Freshwater, Newport, Ryde, Sandown, Shanklin, Ventnor, Yarmouth.

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Adult education - take a look at all the courses in the Isle of Wight area.
Colleges - universities and colleges in Hampshire.
Schools in the Isle of Wight.

Community Organisations

Community information - Hampshire's directory of services to the community. Including information on charities, clubs, societies, sports, support and advice groups.

Getting to the Isle of Wight

Transport to the Isle of Wight by Car, Ferry, Hovercraft and Train


Hampshire Record Office - collects and preserves archives relating to the southern English county of Hampshire and its people.
Hampshire Treasures - a single record of treasures to be found throughout Hampshire so that the effects of both time and of development could be known and assessed.
Museums - managing a wealth of collections representing Hampshire's archaeology, history, art and environment.

Leisure and tourism in the Isle of Wight

Attractions in and around the Isle of Wight - Art galleries, museums, countryside...
Isle of Wight events and what's on
Accommodation Information for the Isle of Wight.
Local Cinema and Theatre listings

Leisure and tourism in Hampshire

Discover Hampshire - places to visit, leisure and tourism across the county.
Hampshire events - find out what is happening in the whole of Hampshire.

Local Councillors

Isle of Wight Council Members

Local Councils

Isle of Wight Council
Hampshire County Council - 'Hantsweb' serves the county of Hampshire in Southern England, and provides over 700,000 pages of information for residents and visitors.