John Giddings asked council to have Isle of Wight festival land for free (updated)

Festival crowd:

It's been revealed that John Giddings' Solo asked Isle of Wight council if they could stop paying the £50k that he currently pays for the use of Seaclose Park. They said no, but are considering a significantly reduced figure.

Thursday, 6th October, 2016 11:54am

By Simon Perry with 79 readers' comments

Ryde theatre: Decision to sell made

Signed off by Cllr George Brown

Tuesday, 2nd October, 2012 3:48pm

By Simon Perry

Blue Peter’s Big Olympic Tour At Osborne House

Blue Peter’s Big Olympic Tour At Osborne House

Blue Peter fans are in for a treat this July as they head to Osborne House for the Torch tour.

Wednesday, 16th May, 2012 3:30pm

By Charlotte Stockdale

Chris Moyles On The Wight (again)

Chris Moyles On The Wight (again)

Radio One DJ Chris Moyles was spotted on the Island this weekend.

Tuesday, 15th May, 2012 12:06pm

By Charlotte Stockdale with 3 readers' comments

Katie Price / Jordan On The Isle Of Wight

Katie Price / Jordan On The Isle Of Wight

There's a been a few sightings of her and a very-so-Pink Range Rover. You seen her? Got pics?

Saturday, 14th April, 2012 4:38pm

By Simon Perry with 59 readers' comments

Ryde Superbowl: Have A Different Type Of Christmas Meal

Ryde Superbowl: Have A Different Type Of Christmas Meal

Fancy something different this Christmas? We've negotiated some great bonuses with Ryde Superbowl for you

Thursday, 8th December, 2011 7:22pm

By Simon Perry

Rainbow Cafe: Relaxation, Art Courses and Home-Made Food

Rainbow Cafe: Relaxation, Art Courses and Home-Made Food

We found many reasons for people to go to the Rainbow Cafe in Godshill

Friday, 12th August, 2011 12:41pm

By Simon Perry

What’s On: Isle of Wight – Saturday

What’s On: Isle of Wight – Saturday

There's no excuse to sit around being bored this weekend - lots on

Friday, 29th July, 2011 1:14pm

By Simon Perry

What’s On: Isle of Wight – Friday

What’s On: Isle of Wight – Friday

Lots to do on the Isle of Wight on Friday

Thursday, 28th July, 2011 12:52pm

By Simon Perry

Peter Andre: Isle of Wight Visit (Gallery)

Peter Andre: Isle of Wight Visit (Gallery)

Peter Andre's had a busy day dashing around the Island. Loads of photos with Islanders

Thursday, 23rd June, 2011 7:53pm

By Simon Perry with 15 readers' comments

Apocalypse Now Remastered: One Night Only, Tomorrow: Ticket Comp

Apocalypse Now Remastered: One Night Only, Tomorrow: Ticket Comp

Tomorrow, for one night only - Apocalypse Now (the newly remastered print) showing at Cineworld. We've got 3 pairs of tickets to win!

Monday, 6th June, 2011 1:59pm

By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments

Solent Inn Gigs this Weekend Raising Help For Heroes Money

Solent Inn Gigs this Weekend Raising Help For Heroes Money

Loads of band doing their things for Help 4 Heroes.

Friday, 26th March, 2010 6:07pm

By Simon Perry