Isle of Wight Literary Festival

The Isle of Wight Literary Festival is set in Northwood House, a magnificent Grade II* listed late Georgian manor house.

The Festival was launched in 2012 and grows in success each year, attracting prestigious speakers across a wide range of subjects.

Isle of Wight publisher launches children’s book as part of Age Friendly Island Campaign

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On World Mental Health Day and in Celebrating Age Month, Isle of Wight author, Michael Lilley, announces the launch of Papa Owl and Rocket the Dog’s Big Flying Adventure.

Monday, 10th October, 2016 4:54pm

By Michael Lilley with one comment

Aspiring young writer presents his latest play at Quay Arts this weekend

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Seventeen year old William Perkins will be presenting his latest play, Development Hell, at Quay Arts later this week. Book now to secure your seats.

Tuesday, 2nd February, 2016 3:53pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Book now for ‘Development Hell’, a play by William Perkins

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Seventeen year old William Perkins will be presenting his latest play, Development Hell, later this month in Ventnor and then again at Quay Arts in February. Book now to secure your seats.

Thursday, 7th January, 2016 1:26pm

By Sally Perry

Read your poetry at festival to an improvised live jazz accompaniment

Jazz and poetry event

When Paul ran evenings like this at Waterstones, they were always very popular and a great night out.

Friday, 3rd October, 2014 4:33pm

By Sally Perry

Serena Courage, ‘Made On The Isle of Wight’ founder, dies unexpectedly

Serena and Robin Courage:

Her unexpected death came as a huge shock to all who knew Serena.

Monday, 3rd June, 2013 11:16am

By Sally Perry

New children’s book set on the Isle of Wight

Your chance to meet the author of award winning children's books later this month

Friday, 4th January, 2013 2:29pm

By Sally Perry