Jet Ski Endurance Challenge Launch Party

Jet Ski Endurance Challenge Launch Party

Join Charlie Head at the launch party of his attempt to break a Guiness World Record and support two charities at the same time.

Wednesday, 1st July, 2009 9:14am

By Rachael Brooks

Erik Phipps: Wood Carver: Festival Commission (Podcast & Video)

Erik Phipps IW Festival 09-by-luke-ellison

Erik's IW Festival Commission is a thing of beauty.

Thursday, 11th June, 2009 6:00pm

By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments

Bear Grylls Becomes Chief Scout

Bear Grylls Becomes Chief Scout

Raised on the the Island, Bear Grylls is now Chief Scout.

Monday, 18th May, 2009 12:01pm

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

Invent Theatre Awarded Grassroots Funding

Invent Theatre Awarded Grassroots Funding

Invent Theatre gets £1,800 towards The Button Box

Thursday, 14th May, 2009 12:30pm

By Sally Perry

Colin McArthur’s Flight For Sight

Colin McArthur’s Flight For Sight

A blind man from the IW flies a Britten-Norman Islanders aircraft this morning.

Tuesday, 5th May, 2009 10:13am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Randonnee Cycle Tour This Sunday

Isle of Wight Randonnee Cycle Tour This Sunday

Two routes are available, 100km and 55km - entry is free too!

Saturday, 2nd May, 2009 1:35pm

By Simon Perry

Walk the Wight: Register Before 6PM Today

Walk the Wight: Register Before 6PM Today

You've got to register by 6pm today if you want to Walk the Wight.

Friday, 1st May, 2009 3:16pm

By Simon Perry

Invent Theatre Update

Invent Theatre Update

All goes well for the Invent Theatre Group as rehearsals get underway for The Button Box.

Monday, 6th April, 2009 3:49pm

By Sally Perry

Kevin Mole Outboards & Chandlery Open Boat Specimen Competition

Kevin Mole Outboards & Chandlery Open Boat Specimen Competition

Many thanks to Kevin for sending through this report from the Ventnor Angling and Social Club. Ed Kevin Mole Outboards & Chandlery Open Boat Specimen Competition hosted by Ventnor Angling and Social Club took place

Monday, 4th August, 2008 12:06pm

By Kevin Basham

Optio Voluntary Car Service Looking for Drivers

Optio Voluntary Car Service Looking for Drivers

If you have some free time and would like to put it to good use, why not consider being a volunteer driver? Janet Short from the IW Rural Community Council has been in touch,

Monday, 4th August, 2008 11:05am

By Janet Short

Bembridge Beaux Arts Join Open Studios

Bembridge Beaux Arts will also be taking part in the Open Studios event this year with their exhibition extended through 'til Tuesday next week

Thursday, 24th July, 2008 2:04pm

By Holly Maslen with 2 readers' comments

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