Original Isle of Wight Gansey donated to independent lifeboat raffle

Freshwater lifeboat and supporters with Gansey Jumpers

Over £700 in prizes have already been donated by Island businesses, including this fantastic original Isle of Wight Gansey.

Wednesday, 7th August, 2019 5:32pm

By Marianne Cheung

Vote now for three Freshwater small businesses shortlisted in Muddy Stilettos Awards

Looking at Whistle and Hound and Mrs Middleton's across the green with flowers blooming

Congratulations to these three Freshwater businesses for being shortlisted - one of which is in the finals for two categories - now time for the public to vote.

Wednesday, 15th May, 2019 4:00pm

By Marianne Cheung

Successful launch for new Isle of Wight artisan shop which features micro-business makers

Whistle and Hound Team, Stockists & Local Businesses

You'll find products from 16 Isle of Wight micro-business makers stocked in Freshwater's newest artisan shop which also features other independent British businesses and ethically sourced goods.

Wednesday, 1st May, 2019 8:37am

By Marianne Cheung

Isle of Wight author honours pledge of free book for all schools

Shalfleet Book launch

Pupils from Shalfleet CE School helped the author by giving feedback on her story and illustrations before she published ‘On the Trail of the Missing Pets’, the first in series of fictional adventures set in history.

Tuesday, 13th June, 2017 3:06pm

By Marianne Cheung