Love Running's Isle of Wight Day promotion

In honour of Isle of Wight Day, Love Running have started an in-store promotion to celebrate the endless range of footpaths, cycletracks, coastal paths and bridleways available to run, walk and cycle on! Love Running have issued a 20% off all trail shoes offer, in order to encourage people to get out and explore the Island a bit more. The sale will run up to, and including, the 24th September.

You can find out more information and view the range on the love Running website.

Treasure Trail Prize Winners

2016 has started with a piece of luck for The Corbett family of Newport with winning the £100 cash prize for Newport Business Association's Treasure Trail. NBA treasurer Simon Randall from Love Running presented the prize last week. Mr Corbett runs a Cub Scout troup in Newport and the Cubs as group tackled the trail one evening. They didn't manage to complete the task as some of the clues were a bit tricky, but not to be defeated the rest of the family went out and nailed the outstanding questions, entered the competition and won.

Visit IW to present BID Proposal

Visit IW are presenting the details of the prospectus for the Business Improvement District proposal to Newport Business Association this coming Wednesday 4th November. The BID will cover the whole of the Isle of Wight and will be primarily for growing the visitor economy and enhancing the Island's environment. Tourism and retail sectors will contribute via a levy based on the rateable value of the business rates.