Isle of Wight business – It’s not just tourism

The Isle of Wight is host to a wide variety of businesses and we love to celebrate their success. As well as farming and agriculture, tourism and manufacturing, the Isle of Wight is fast becoming home to new technologies and online businesses.

Pot Noodle Dominoes

Free advertising for Pot Noodle, why not? We do it for everyone else! Check out this great piece of viral

Monday, 24th March, 2008 11:16am

By Sally Perry

Eco Island Conference

Eco Island Conference

There has been much talk about the Isle of Wight becoming an Eco Island, with others following suit around the globe. At the end of this month, a free event is being organised by the

Monday, 10th March, 2008 2:57pm

By Sally Perry

Island Expo: Last Day To Catch The Action

Island Expo: Last Day To Catch The Action

Yesterday saw the start of the Island Expo, the catering and hospitality exhibition taking places at Haven Events Centre, Cowes Yacht Haven. Our favourite photographer Julian Winslow was shooting at the event and sent through

Thursday, 28th February, 2008 11:54am

By Sally Perry

Island Expo Starts Today

Island Expo Starts Today

Today sees the launch of the Island Expo. This looks to be an excellent event, which we hope to pop up to (time permitting) at some point over the next two

Wednesday, 27th February, 2008 1:42pm

By Rachael Brooks with one comment

WightAway Join VentnorBlog Presents … Supporters

WightAway Join VentnorBlog Presents … Supporters

The holiday property specialists, Wightaway, are welcoming VentnorBlog Presents … invited guests with a 100 glasses of bubbly (one per person – not a hundred each) at Bonchurch Manor Hotel this evening. Since starting to

Friday, 22nd February, 2008 12:50pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Cheese Join VentnorBlog Presents … Supporters

Isle of Wight Cheese Join VentnorBlog Presents … Supporters

We’re super chuffed to have The Isle of Wight Cheese Company join the list of Island producers who are supporting VentnorBlog Presents …. As we’re sure you already know, the Isle of Wight Cheese Company

Thursday, 21st February, 2008 11:48am

By Sally Perry

Ventnor Brewery Confirmed As Supporters For VentnorBlog Presents …

Ventnor Brewery Confirmed As Supporters For VentnorBlog Presents …

Yes, those lovely chaps down the road at Ventnor Brewery have confirmed as supporters for our forthcoming event, VentnorBlog Presents which is being held at The Bonchurch Manor Hotel. We’re massive fans of their products

Wednesday, 20th February, 2008 1:01pm

By Sally Perry

Island Expo Heads For Cowes

Island Expo Heads For Cowes

Thanks to forum member Looby Loo for letting us know about this brilliant event that has been organised by a couple of Ventnor chaps. Matt and Danny (maybe better known as Widget Productions) have organised

Friday, 15th February, 2008 6:02pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Careers 4 All

Careers 4 All

When the words Careers 4 All were mentioned to me recently, soul destroying memories of my careers adviser at High School came back flooding back. Frankly the memory is not a good one

Friday, 15th February, 2008 4:14pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight On Working Lunch Again … and Again …. and Again

Isle of Wight On Working Lunch Again … and Again …. and Again

For those of you fortunate enough to have time on your hands during the day to sit down and watch the box, you probably saw the week long series of programmes featuring the Isle

Monday, 11th February, 2008 4:38pm

By Sally Perry

Anyone Fancy A Vineyard?

Anyone Fancy A Vineyard?

We see in the The Times today that Adgestone Vineyard is up for

Monday, 4th February, 2008 11:36am

By Sally Perry

10 Island Post Offices To Close

10 Island Post Offices To Close

News reaches us this morning that the ten Island Post Offices (detailed below) that were earmarked for closure by the Post Office WILL BE CLOSING. On hearing the news, our Island MP, Andrew Turner

Wednesday, 9th January, 2008 11:02am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments