Staddlestones Nissan achieves Isle of Wight first

Jade Barry at Saddlestones

An Isle of Wight Nissan dealership say they have broken ground by taking on the county’s first female apprentice technician.

Monday, 20th March, 2017 5:02pm

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You’d be a ‘fool’ to miss The Unravelling Wilburys at the Winter Gardens

Unravelling Wilburys

The Unravelling Wilburys will be heading to the Ventnor Winter Gardens on Saturday 1st April to play songs of the late 80’s supergroup, The Traveling Wilburys. Should be a memorable night so book now to avoid disappointment.

Friday, 17th March, 2017 10:48am

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Multi award-winning poet Luke Wright back for one night only (tonight)

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Drop whatever you're doing tonight and head to Ventnor Exchange. We saw Luke perform last year and his performance was outstanding. Don't miss this one-off show tonight (Thursday).

Thursday, 16th March, 2017 2:09pm

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Rhythmtree Festival returns to the Isle of Wight this summer

StereoMCs

Rhythmtree Festival is back! One of our favourite music festivals on the Isle of Wight returns in July, bringing with it a fantastic range of live music, loads for the kids to do (they get in for free), yoga, meditation and massage, as well as free camping. It's the one Isle of Wight Festival not to be missed.

Thursday, 9th March, 2017 6:47pm

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Hovertravel St. Patrick’s Day offer: Only £5 return!

Hovertravel St Patrick's Day 2017 - Hovercraft interior

Book the day off work! St Patrick's day is on a Friday this year and Hovertravel have a limited number of £5 day return tickets, so you and your mates can make your away across the Solent to enjoy the 150 pubs Pompey has to offer.

Tuesday, 7th March, 2017 7:52pm

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Get ready for a Hullabaloo in Sandown this May

Hullabloo red squirrels

This innovative annual event combines the arts, community, health and wellbeing, heritage, environmental issues and much more. Get involved, take part, or just head down to the Bay on the day.

Thursday, 2nd March, 2017 7:27pm

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

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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

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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

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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

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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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