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Post: IW CAMRA, Oakdene, Rookley, Ventnor, PO38 3NH.

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IW CAMRA and Coronavirus
Here on the Isle of Wight we are lucky to have some great pubs and landlords. We hope to bring you a list of all the pubs that are willing to offer extra services during this very difficult time.
Please take advantage and help the Island's pubs survive.
Here are some of the pubs and what they currently have to offer:

In the light of the Prime Minister's announcement on Monday, many of these details may change.
If you know of any, please let me know. Phone 721557 or email

Brading Haven Yacht Club, take away + home delivery (24hour notice required) -Tel:07594 686113
Castle, Newport - take-away and delivery -Tel:522528
Chequers at Rookley - home delivery -Tel:840314
Crab and Lobster Tap, Ventnor home delivery service - Tel:852311
Duke of York, Cowes - take-away and delivery for the elderly (click HERE for menu) - tel: 295171
Eight Bells, Carisbrooke- take-away (soon to include bottled drinks ) Will bring out to the carpark. pub website - tel: 825501
Griffin at Godshill - take away - Griffin's Facebook page for the menu - tel:01983 840039
Lifeboat in East Cowes - takeaways - Tel:292711
Newport Ale House - Tel:07708018051
Pier View, Cowes - Tel:299891
Portland Inn Gurnard home delivery service - Tel:243300
Seaview Hotel - takeaways - Tel:612711
Stag Parkhurst - phone and they bring it to your car facebook page- Tel:522709
Travellers Joy home delivery service - Tel:298024
Vine Inn, Freshwater take-away food - Tel:752959
Waterfront, Totland take-away and off-licence -for menu etc. - Tel:756969
White Horse in Whitwell home food deliveries - Tel:730375
White Lion, Arreton Home delivery - pub website for menu etc. - Tel:528479
White Lion Niton - home delivery - Tel:719402
Wishing Well Pondwell - food delivery soon. Tel: 613653
If you know of any other pubs that should be on the list please let me know as soon as you can and I will add them.
Please contact me with additions and amendments, particularly your contact details. John Nicholson will also pass these details on the the IW Council and Age UK.
Island Ales are offering same day delivery with no minimum order on any beers, wines and spirits and soft drinks. - Tel:821731 Email: info@
Goddards are offering home delivery - free of charge for Isle of Wight customers. See brewery- service for details. Tel:611011 (leave a message) or Email
Yates Yates are offering a "cash & carry" and home delivery service. This will be reviewed on a daily basis. Tel:867878.Email:

Here are my contact details:
Tim Marshall
Telephone: 01983 721557 (leave a message)
Meetings etc.
Unfortunately, due to recommendations from CAMRA headquarters and the government, we have decided to cancel all IW Camra Branch meetings/social for at least the next 3 months. The Pub and Beer of the Year awards which were to be held on Wed 8th April will now be postponed until later in the year.
Pulling Together
Visit CAMRA's national campaign to combat the current crisis

Good News

•  Xav Baker and his fellow workers at the Isle of Wight Distillery have swapped their production to hand sanitisers. They are to be called - Wightwash!
•  Mark Holmes and the staff of the White Lion, Niton have been cooking dozens of portions of cottage pie to be supplied to NHS workers free of charge.

If you know of any other examples of Good News, please let me know.

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