The dates have been announced for the 2018 Isle of Wight Waking Festival - with the event being extended to three weeks next year and promotional budget increased by 50% to attract more new visitors.
The Isle of Wight council has just offered developers six large sites around the Island - two in Ryde, two in Newport, Sandown and Shanklin. OnTheWight has the details.
Thursday, 20th July, 2017 5:02pm
By Simon Perry with 10 readers' comments
This reader believes something should be done by the Isle of Wight council to improve the first impression visitors have when they arrive in Ryde. He believes the trains and station are tatty and should be improved.
Friday, 30th June, 2017 1:39pm
By Michael Saunders with 10 readers' comments
This list is of best pubs on the Isle of Wight, as voted for by people who know a thing or two about beer - Island CAMRA members.
Thursday, 13th April, 2017 8:15pm
By Sally Perry with one comment
Hurrah! Temporary steps down to Compton Bay beach have been completed, just in time for the school holidays.
Friday, 7th April, 2017 5:30pm
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
We all know how brilliant the two mile stretch of beach at Compton is with its sandy beach and outstanding sunsets. Now the most read online news site in the world has included it in their top eight best beaches from around the world.
Monday, 20th March, 2017 11:17am
By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments
The Orchards Holiday Park was voted overall winner in 2015 and 2016 and has now voted Best Site for Families in 2017.
Monday, 13th March, 2017 4:41pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments