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Isle of Wight bikes set sail for new life in Africa

An Island charity that collects unwanted bikes and sends them to Africa has received a helping hand from Wightlink. Re-Cycle Isle of Wight provides bicycles to communities in Africa. They offer people a route out of poverty through work or education by providing cheap and sustainable transport. For the past eight years, Wightlink has supported […]

July, 25th 2018 Read full Press Release »

Portsmouth pupils to get on the water, thanks to Wightlink’s support for the Andrew Simpson Foundation

Wightlink has teamed up with the Andrew Simpson Foundation’s Watersports Centre in Langstone Harbour to provide 500 young people aged 12 and 13 years from Portsmouth schools with the opportunity to experience sailing for themselves. The Portsmouth-based ferry company is supporting the charity’s Discover Sailing programme. It encourages young people in the city to get […]

July, 16th 2018 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink’s vertipools amaze marine biologists

Pioneering artificial rockpools (or ‘vertipools’) attached to the side of Wightlink’s harbour in Fishbourne, Isle of Wight last year are already attracting a fascinating range of Solent marine life. A survey in June 2018 found 29 species including crabs, barnacles and sea squirts living inside the triangular-shaped structures. They are covered by the sea at […]

July, 11th 2018 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink ‘in-vests’ in Island athletics club

Members of the Isle of Wight Athletic Club are now sporting brand new running vests thanks to the support of Wightlink. With its focus on helping youth and sporting organisations on the Island, Wightlink was keen to step in and help the club with a £2,000 donation when it requested funding to upgrade its kit […]

July, 6th 2018 Read full Press Release »

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