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Sandown beach to fly Blue Flag and Seaside Award with pride this summer

Sandown beach to fly Blue Flag and Seaside Award with pride this summer

Published: 17 May 23

Awards recognise and celebrate country’s best beaches as international Blue Flag celebrates its 36th year Environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy has today announced the winners of the prestigious Blue Flag and Seaside Awards for summer 2023, and among them Sandown beach. This year Sandown has again met the high standard required to be awarded the Blue Flag and Seaside Award. Read More...

ANZAC Day Commemorated

ANZAC Day Commemorated

Published: 27 Apr 23

Sandown Mayor Paddy Lightfoot laid a wreath to commemorate ANZAC Day (25 April) at Christ Church, following a brief service conducted by Rev Mark Williams, of Christ Church, Sandown and St Pauls, Shanklin. ANZAC Day is a National day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand, ‘who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations" and "the contribution and suffering of all those who have served". Read More...

Sandown Remembers

Sandown Remembers

Published: 13 Apr 23

Reverend Mark Williams led a service to commemorate the memory of Petty Officer William Charles Wyke, who was killed when the ship he served on, HMS Beverly, was sunk by a German U-Boat on 11 April 1943, 80 years ago Read More...

Eastern Gardens Conveniences Opened

Eastern Gardens Conveniences Opened

Published: 24 Mar 23

Sandown Town Council’s new public toilet and shower amenity has been opened by Town Mayor Paddy Lightfoot, representatives of Sandown Sprint, Lisa Hollyhead Sight for Wight Chief Executive, and local Town Councillors. Read More...

Guild

Guild's Grand Gathering

Published: 16 Mar 23

Sandown's Afternoon Townwomen's Guild, one of the country's oldest and formed in 1932, welcomed national Federation Chair Penny Ryan to a gathering at Sandown's Broadway Centre, for an afternoon of celebration, congratulations and cake. St John's Church Sandown, saw the first meeting of the guild on March 10 1932, with the shared priorities of comradeship and friendship, practical things like cookery and sewing, and links to the Town. Read More...

Longterm Lifeguard Legacy

Longterm Lifeguard Legacy

Published: 1 Mar 23

Sandown Town Councillors celebrated the development of a longer term beach safety strategy, working with Todd Miller, national trainer and manager of the local service. Read More...