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The Society

We are a member led registered charity that works to:

  • Support Island agriculture and the conservation of the natural environment
  • Raise awareness and promote understanding of rural issues to all Island residents
  • Offer financial support to help Island students to further their studies in agriculture, the natural environment and related subjects.

The Society is a registered charity governed by a trust deed drawn up in 2006.

A copy of the RIWAS Constitution will be made available to Members upon request

It is a not-for-profit organisation that conducts its commercial activities relating to the Royal Isle of Wight County Show through its trading arm; Isle of Wight County Show Ltd.



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Download 2018 Annual Report

The Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) is funded by Defra and the EU.
The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in rural areas.