Come and join us on Wednesday 24th October 2018 for "Donkey Halloween" - plenty of spooky fun for all the family. We have a competition for the Best Carved Pumpkin - so please bring them down for judging! We also have a Best Decorated Carrot competition, that sounds great fun! Encourage the kids to make some spooky [...]
We're really looking forward to seeing you on Sunday 16th September 2018 for "A Day At The Races" - we have a revised timetable which can be found below. Free parking and free entry for all the family.
Here are the results of our Summer 2018 Raffle Ticket Draw... 1st Prize: £1,000 – Ms S. Wilson, Derby (Ticket No. 04375) 2nd Prize: £250 – Mrs A. Adamson, Kidderminster (Ticket No. 19706) 3rd Prize: £100 – Mr L. Jones, Sheffield (Ticket No. 155268) 3rd Prize: £100 – Mrs. Cooper, Honiton (Ticket No. 04680) 3rd Prize: £100 – S. Hall, [...]
BRASS BAND CONCERT IN THE COURTYARD This coming Sunday (29th July 2018), the Vectis Brass Band will be performing LIVE at the Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary. Please come and join us, The Vectis Brass Band will be performing from 2.30pm and it's free entry! Everyone is welcome; our cafe will be open serving [...]
It is with great sadness that The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary regrets to announce the passing of one of our oldest donkeys, George, on Friday evening 20th July 2018. Although this news had not been unexpected, it nonetheless is one of the most upsetting moments at the sanctuary for a very long time. [...]
We've just like to introduce you all to "Prentice" - our new arrival at the Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary today...
Oh, this is exciting! Who would like to attend a Donkey Cricket Match? On Friday 20th July 2018 at 6pm, there will be a special cricket match at Ventnor Cricket Club, to help raise funds for the Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary. The match will be between a Jimbob XI vs Trevor Xi - Jimbob [...]
Mini Donkey Day! Bring your mini to the Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary on Sunday 15th July and receive a free coffee in our cafe. Also, our miniature donkeys will be on display, so everyone is welcome to meet them and say hello. The Isle of Wight Mini Owners Club will be joining us [...]
Yes, it's Adoption Week! From Monday 9th July - 15th July 2018, we'll be featuring as many donkeys as possible in LIVE videos every day. Just pop along to our Facebook page to view the videos. Here is the running order for the week: Mon 9th: The Girls Herd Tues 10th: The Boys Herd [...]