Northwood Village

Welcome to Northwood Village.


The Village lies to the south of the Town of Cowes on the Isle of Wight (see map). This area has been occupied for nearly 1,000 years as documented in Anne Brooker’s article.


The Village has a school (Northwood Primary School), a church (St John the Baptist) and the W.I. Hall that is used by many organisations.


To find more of the Village amenities use the Village Map and click on the markers to see images of the locations.


The Village People section holds information on some of the current and former residents of the Village. Some people are famous, some are not but they all have a story to tell and a common link to the Village of Northwood.


Useful Telephone Numbers

Citizens’ Advice Bureau (IW) 520594/08451202959
Childline 0800 1111
Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Ferries – Red Funnel 0844 844 9988
Ferries – WightLink 0871 376 1000
Gas Escapes 0800 111 999
Hospital – St Mary’s 524081
IW Council 821000
IW Councillor – Northwood (John Nicholson) 209642
IW MP (Andrew Turner) 530808
IW Police 0845 045 45 45
Library, Cowes 293341
Medical Centre, Cowes 295251
Northwood Church (The Rev’d Amanda Collinson) 294913
Northwood Garage 296031/297217
Northwood News (Peter Lambert) 526385
Northwood Stores 293662
Northwood W.I. (Fay Bunday) 296081
Northwood Playgroup 289717
Post Office, Pallance Road 293794
School – Cowes Enterprise College 203103
School – Cowes Primary 293261
School – Hunnyhill Primary 522506
School – Lanesend Primary 293233
School – Northwood Primary 293392
Southern Vectis Lost Property 827000
Southern Water 0845 278 0845




Village News


Report from I.W. Councillor John Nicholson

The Report appearing in the November 2017 edition of Northwood News.


Report from I.W. Councillor John Nicholson

The Report appearing in the October 2017 edition of Northwood News.


Rotary International Shoebox Scheme 2017

Please, if you can help, here’s how to obtain a form …


Northwood Church Craft Evening

Felt Decorations


Report from I.W. Councillor John Nicholson

The Report appearing in the September 2017 edition of Northwood News.


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Village Diary


Northwood W.I.
Saturday, 25th November 2017

Christmas Fair


Northwood Floral Art Group
Monday, 27th November 2017

Monthly Meeting at 7.30pm


Northwood Floral Art Group
Monday, 4th December 2017

Christmas Dinner


Northwood Village Produce Association
Wednesday, 6th December 2017

The Carrot Trophy Quiz


Northwood W.I.
Thursday, 7th December 2017

Monthly Meeting at 2pm


CREEA – Cowes Radar Ex-Employees Association
Wednesday, 13th December 2017

Christmas Lunch at Appley Manor Hotel, Ryde


Northwood Floral Art Group
Monday, 22nd January 2018

Monthly Meeting at 7.30pm


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