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  • Appley Park #RydeFrame Competition Time

    Win dinner for two at Three Buoys or a tree climb for two at Goodleaf Tree Climbing by sharing your favourite snap of the Ryde Frame, Appley Park.

    All you need to do is

    Go to our Facebook page

    1. Like any of the Friends of Appley competition posts.
    2. Comment on the post with your favourite picture of the Ryde Frame and with the hashtag #RydeFrame.

    Your photo can be taken any time but the competition closes on Tuesday 31st October. Full ts and cs available in the notes section of our Facebook page.

    The photos will be judged by Ryde resident and professional photographer Holly Jolliffe and two winners will be chosen.

    Happy snapping!

    If you don’t know where the #RydeFrame is? Take a look below!

  • The Appley Sessions 2017

    New this half term – the Appley Sessions is hosted jointly by Ryde Business Association and Friends of Appley.

    The Appley Sessions are a series of different happenings in the park from 21st to 29th October 2017. There will be walks, art workshops, a pub quiz and more… check out our Facebook events to see the latest goings-on.  (more…)

  • Pub Quiz

    We’re holding another quiz to raise funds for FoA and have a jolly good time!

    Regular quizmaster Barry is returning, and this time we are at Ryde Rowing Club.

    There will be cash prizes and of course the raffle – will you win the Golf DVD this time?

    Wednesday 1 November 2017 8pm

    Ryde Rowing Club, Appley Park

    Only £15 for a team of up to six players. Book your table now on 07778 787 730

     

  • The Appley Sessions 2017

    New this half term – the Appley Sessions is hosted jointly by Ryde Business Association and Friends of Appley.

    The Appley Sessions are a series of different happenings in the park from 21st to 29th October 2017. There will be walks, art workshops, a pub quiz and more… check out our Facebook events to see the latest goings-on.  (more…)

  • Ryde Rowing Club Regatta 2017

    The date of Ryde Rowing Club‘s Annual Regatta is Saturday 13th May 2017 with an approximate start time, subject to entry of around midday and completion by around 4.45pm.

    The regatta will be run from Appley Beach, near the Ryde R. C. Appley Park Clubhouse, with the course starting at the eastern end of Ryde Canoe Lake, heading out at an angle for around 900m towards the end of Ryde Pier, where there will be buoy turn and a return to the start. The course is to the east of the Ryde Harbour approach channel and does not interfere with this or the hovercraft manoeuvring area.

    Additional information and a regatta programme will be provided nearer the day.

  • Christmas Fayre at Ryde Rowing Club

    There will be a Christmas Fayre at the RRC Clubhouse in Appley Park from 11am on Saturday, 26th November 2016.
    Artisan goods, crafts and luxury gifts.

    Entry is free and there will be a number of stalls displaying and selling artisan goods, crafts and luxury gifts – just in time for Christmas.

    So please come along – and bring your friends.

    Proceeds to RRC.

    To book a table and for further details contact Tanzie Page at tmpage.page@aol.com or phone and leave a message on 07966 751608.

  • We love Appley!

    Appley Park and Beach is a beautiful, historic and well-loved public space in Ryde, on the Isle of Wight. With the Solent's largest sandy beach and many acres of peaceful woodland and grassland to enjoy, this is the perfect spot for a day out. Facilities include cafes, car parking, toilets and play areas - and it's all just a short walk from Ryde Esplanade.