Don’t forget that the Winter Gardens sees the return of the Girls Night Out fundraiser tonight. Enjoy a fabulous fashion show and afterwards snap at the chance to buy fantastic high street and designer fashions
Shopping: Isle of Wight
The shopping on the Isle of Wight is refreshingly independent.
While many areas around the UK look very similar with chains in every town, the Isle of Wight shopping is staunchly independent.
Ooops …. didn’t quite get around to this on Friday night as we’d Tweeted – Soz. As you may remember, we’ve been running a competition to win £250 (!) to spend at IKEA in Southampton. The
Sunday, 1st March, 2009 9:19pm
By Sal and Simon with 3 readers' comments
£250 Prize! We're giving more time for the Ikea competition, while we make it clearer. Doh!
Wednesday, 18th February, 2009 9:20am
By Simon Perry with one comment
We weren’t able to make it over to IKEA for the grand opening last Thursday, but throughout the day 15,450 others did. Apparently 1,500 curious shoppers were present at the official opening, carried out by
Monday, 16th February, 2009 3:02pm
By Sally Perry with one comment
That’s the advice coming from Southampton City Council in advance of the grand opening of the IKEA store tomorrow. IKEA will have about 1000 parking spaces available for eager shoppers and if you’re travelling from
Wednesday, 11th February, 2009 4:38pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments
It won’t have escaped you attention that Ikea is opening in Southampton on Thursday. We popped over the water to go and have a chat to them and have a look behind the scenes before
Wednesday, 11th February, 2009 8:38am
By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments
Isle of Wight Business owners were some of the first people to check out the new IKEA store in Southampton last night, as Red Funnel and IKEA gave them an exclusive sneak preview of
Wednesday, 4th February, 2009 3:17pm
By Rachael Brooks with 4 readers' comments
Following our news about the Ikea-fication of one of Red Funnel’s car ferries, we’ve more info for you. The lovely people at Red Funnel have been in touch to give us some more
Wednesday, 14th January, 2009 2:13pm
By Simon Perry with 11 readers' comments
Red Funnel is preparing one of their ferries to be festooned with the Ikea logo and distinctive yellow paint. Thanks to an eagle-eyed VentnorBlog reader (Thanks John!), we’ve got an exclusive photo of it sitting
Tuesday, 13th January, 2009 5:46pm
By Simon Perry with 7 readers' comments
No kidding, this has made a major difference to the way we live.
Thursday, 18th December, 2008 6:14pm
By Simon Perry with 4 readers' comments