Don’t miss the sensational RHAIN when she plays live in Ventnor


This event is expected to sell out fast so book tickets now to secure your seats. Two fantastic artists performing in this wonderful venue.

Wednesday, 22nd February, 2017 12:33pm

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Freshwater Glass Artists exhibit their work at Dimbola

glass artists- dimbola

The tea room at Dimbola is currently showing work by Freshwater Glass Artists. Pop along before 10th March to see their work.

Saturday, 18th February, 2017 11:00am

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Monkey Haven strikes Gold with VisitEngland

Javan Langurs at Monkey Haven

This is the second gold in weeks for the animal sanctuary near Newport that is home to monkeys, bird of prey, meerkats, reptiles and other exotic creatures.

Tuesday, 14th February, 2017 5:11pm

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Indie folk duo, Worry Dolls, to perform live on the Isle of Wight

worry dolls

Described by Bob Harris as “a warm and infectious sound”, Worry Dolls’ music is packed full of sublime harmonies, atop a plethora of varied instruments. You can see them play live on 4th March on the Isle of Wight.

Saturday, 4th February, 2017 12:20pm

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Fancy getting pickled this Sunday? Head to the Pickle Wars in Gurnard

Pickled onions

If you have a strong constitution and a love of pickled onions, the Pickle Wars event this weekend offers a great afternoon out.

Friday, 27th January, 2017 11:34am

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Reconnect with yourself at this Isle of Wight Digital Detox weekend

off button

None of us have chosen to become dominated by the digital world. It just sort of took over. This Digital Detox weekend - in beautiful surroundings on the Isle of Wight - is your chance to disconnect and reset.

Thursday, 26th January, 2017 6:43pm

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Love Pompey FC? Hover + Coach deal for just £13 return

Hover at night

Are you a fan of Portsmouth FC, or know someone who is? Hovertravel have put a deal together that will get you to Pompey's ground and back for three home games.

Thursday, 26th January, 2017 1:17pm

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Find out more about how to Become an Independent Councillor this weekend

People at a meeting

An event on Saturday afternoon brings the opportunity for anyone considering standing as an Independent candidate in the May 2017 local elections to meet current councillors and find out what the role entails.

Wednesday, 25th January, 2017 1:31pm

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Isle of Wight Volunteering: It can bring so much to your life

Volunteering stand

There's so much to be gained from volunteering a little of your time. The Volunteer Centre can help you learn about the benefits and range of roles from over 30 IW organisations.

Wednesday, 11th January, 2017 12:46pm

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Find out more about Ryde School at their Open Morning

Ryde School Isle of Wight

If you’re considering your child’s education options, meet teachers, pupils and tour the school on this Open Morning to find out more about this Island school with a global outlook.

Tuesday, 10th January, 2017 2:48pm

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Have you been affected by rural crime? Share your views with Commissioner at Communities Matter Conference

Michael Lane

If you live or work in a rural community, this free conference provides you the opportunity to share your views on matters that are important to you, and in the process help set future rural priorities.

Monday, 9th January, 2017 4:13pm

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Skank into 2017 with The Ska’d for Life New Year’s Eve Party

Ska'd for life poster

Expect outrageously brilliant live music, DJ Jon Shove with all the top Ska, Mod, Soul tunes and a big midnight countdown.

Thursday, 22nd December, 2016 11:33am

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