Appley Sand Park is now open. There are still some works going on around the pathways by Appley Sand Park. The Isle of Wight Council are working on getting the new pathways competed as soon as possible.
Ryde Town Council was established in May 2008. The Council delivers a variety of services such as public toilets, allotments, a dedicated Environment Officer, decorative lighting, Christmas trees and summer planting as well beach cleaning and the beach lifeguard service and makes a substantial contribution towards the maintenance of the Town’s play equipment and the Waterside Pool.