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Vectis Radio Foodbank interview (click to listen)

It was a real privilege to be invited in by Vectis Radio and interviewed about the work of Foodbank on the Isle of Wight (Click above to listen). We run a Foodbank Cafe here at Church on the Roundabout every Wednesday and Friday 10am-1pm and […]


  March 11th was a very significant day in the recent history of Barton Green, which the church has recently acquired a 25 year lease on. As well as maintaining the green, our vision has gone beyond that to growing edible fruit for the community. […]

4th December: Gurnard Pines Baptisms

This was our 3rd church baptism of the year and our first ever at Gurnard Pines. Thank you to all the staff at the leisure centre, who helped to make it a very special occasion. We baptised Ian and Emma. The type of baptism we […]


On Saturday & Sunday 24,25th September, Church on the Roundabout, in partnership with IOW day ran our first ever HubFest event. We call it HubFest, because the church here is at the hub of a very large community of people who use the building or attend […]

Ryde Beach baptisms 27th Aug 2016

This started when Abbie aged 11 asked to be baptised and after further talks with the family, her older sister Beth (17) and dad John also chose to be. The Bible talks about whole families getting baptised (see Acts 16) and this wasn’t far off! We […]

Church Camp 2016

What a fantastic weekend of chilling out, enjoying good company and God together. You can’t go wrong with a BBQ, so we had two with BBQ king Paul B! This was the first year we had tried Thorness Bay and I have to say it […]

19th June 2016 A classic Church on the Roundabout Sunday

Every Sunday that we get together as a church is always a special time, but some stand out as extra special! I walked away from this one thanking God that it was everything that we hold close to our hearts. It all started with coffee […]

Fringe Festival Blog 2016

Day 0: Thursday: This surreal day started on Wednesday night when festival organiser John Giddings was invited to a prayer concert put on by Island churches to pray specifically for the festival. That night it was arranged that three of us would meet him the next […]

First ever Walking Church a great success

On Sunday 8th May, as an official part of the IOW Walking, over 50 church members aged 1-70+ and walkers joined in this first event of it’s kind. We set off from the Church Centre and made our way to the Pan Mills Meadows nature […]

IOW man helps Syrian refugees

This is the report from Ian Johnson, who recently went out to Greece to do his bit in helping in the awful refugee crisis that has developed there. A Trip to Lesvos – to report the situation that I encountered – information for supporters February […]



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