Jonathan Dodd: Babel Towers

Tower of babel and strassborg building

Jonathan returns with his Sunday column. This week, as wars are waged in the media and on social media, he points out that conflict only leads to waste and a disregard for those who aren’t winning, and asks what is the alternative.

Sunday, 10th March, 2019 11:44am

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Jonathan Dodd: Shorts

running legs

Jonathan returns with his Sunday column and this week shares more of his though-provoking advice for life. As always, a great read.

Sunday, 24th February, 2019 10:07am

By Jonathan Dodd

Jonathan Dodd: Neeson Sense

liam neeson by Glyn Lowe PhotoWorks

Jonathan Dodd returns with his Sunday column and this week shares his views on how someone should be applauded for wanting to become a better human being, rather than be pilloried for it on social media.

Sunday, 10th February, 2019 6:44pm

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Jonathan Dodd: Winter is going

Melting snow in the Memorial Park by E Gammie

Jonathan returns with his Sunday column and this week discusses Hyperhidrosis. Is this something you experience, or are you one of those 'coldists' who constantly ask, “Aren’t you cold out here in just a shirt?”

Sunday, 3rd February, 2019 11:15am

By Jonathan Dodd with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra Review: A European Odyssey, from Bohemia To Slovenia and Finland, via Italy

Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra January 2019 by Allan Marsh

Jonathan shares his review of Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra's first concert of 2019. Find out what he thought of the Bassoon Concerto by Nino Rota, expertly played by Rebecca Eldridge.

Monday, 28th January, 2019 4:13pm

By Jonathan Dodd

Jonathan Dodd: Down by the riverside

grass by the riverside

Jonathan returns with his Sunday column and this week shares some great advice for the start of a new year.

Sunday, 13th January, 2019 11:29am

By Jonathan Dodd with one comment

Jonathan Dodd: Your real face

variety of facial expressions by nickgray

Jonathan returns with his Sunday column and starts the year "as mad as hell", and is "not going to take it any more!"

Sunday, 6th January, 2019 6:48am

By Jonathan Dodd

Jonathan Dodd: A Recovered Heart

christmas present

Jonathan Dodd shares his Christmas story. It's a little different from his usual style, but if you're a fan of his work, we're sure you'll love it.

Tuesday, 25th December, 2018 6:47am

By Jonathan Dodd

Jonathan Dodd: Say hello, wave goodbye

Man waving goodbye to people on boat

Jonathan Dodd returns with another thought-provoking Sunday column. This week he says it’s no longer an option to plead ignorance. Read on to find out what he's referring to.

Sunday, 16th December, 2018 9:43am

By Jonathan Dodd with 6 readers' comments

Jonathan Dodd: The Past is a foreign country

back in time

Jonathan Dodd returns with another thought-provoking Sunday column and this week is talking about the past. Something we all have and something that affects us all in one way or another.

Sunday, 2nd December, 2018 2:30pm

By Jonathan Dodd

Jonathan Dodd: Good times, bad times

masks

Jonathan Dodd returns with another Sunday column. Once again sharing a wonderfully thought-provoking piece of writing that reminds us of why we miss him when he's not around.

Sunday, 25th November, 2018 11:11am

By Jonathan Dodd

Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra: Fire in the Holst (Review)

Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra Concert by Allan Marsh

First concert of the season for Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra was one of the best we've seen. Here's what Jonathan thought of it and details of the next.

Friday, 23rd November, 2018 3:42pm

By Jonathan Dodd