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Isle of Wight Pride
The very first Isle of Wight Pride took place on the Island on 15th July 2017.
It was a hugely successful day attracting visitors from around the Island and across the water. Soon after the event, a date for 2018 was announced: Saturday 21st July.
The 2018 event will also incorporate UK Pride for the first time after winning a competition to host the event.
Below are some of the articles published through OnTheWight mentioning Isle of Wight Pride.
The organising committee announce their headliners for the 2017 Isle of Wight Pride event, which takes place on 15th July in Ryde.
Thursday, 11th May, 2017 5:00pm
By Matthew Bundy with one comment
The response to OnTheWight breaking the story about Andrew Turner's 'homosexuality is wrong' comment have been rapid and furious. It's all over the nationals, raising much comment.
Friday, 28th April, 2017 5:00pm
By Sally Perry with 54 readers' comments
Homosexuality ‘wrong’ and ‘dangerous to society’ says Isle of Wight MP claims college students (updated)
While visiting A-level students today (that's 2017), Isle of Wight MP Andrew Turner is said by one of the students there to have told them that Homosexuality was 'wrong' and 'dangerous to society'. Here's the detail.
Friday, 28th April, 2017 2:37pm
By Sally Perry with 134 readers' comments
Isle of Wight now has a formal committee and have planned a launch event for 10th February in Ryde. All are welcome to join the party and find out more about how they can help with the main event in July.
Thursday, 12th January, 2017 8:41am
By Matthew Bundy with 3 readers' comments
The response to Charlotte Hofton's opinion piece about IW Pride has drawn a very strong critical reaction, both from the Island and further afield. The CP has responded like never before.
Wednesday, 14th December, 2016 8:42pm
By Sally Perry with 57 readers' comments
Complete this quick and confidential survey and your views could help shape the plans for next year's Isle of Wight Pride.
Wednesday, 30th November, 2016 2:23pm
By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments