Ducklings rescued from Calbourne drain now released back into the wild

Ducks ready for release

Thanks to the quick thinking actions of the member of the public who spotted the ducks and Island Roads for assisting in their rescue, these ducklings have been given a second chance at life

Thursday, 10th September, 2020 5:01pm

By Anna Price

Middle Road diversion still in place following collision (updated)

police road closed

The road was closed at 5pm on Monday following a road traffic incident near Chessell Cafe. See details diversion in place.

Tuesday, 29th May, 2018 10:20am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Police hunt motorcyclist who fled Middle Road collision

Police conferring

Police believe the motorcyclist who fled the scene of a road traffic collision on Sunday may be injured as his motorbike sustained substantial damage.

Wednesday, 28th September, 2016 5:12pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Isle of Wight artist chosen from 1,000 entries to exhibit at prestigious Mall Galleries

Raft of the Migrants by Charles Inge 640

It's wonderful to hear that another Isle of Wight artist has been selected to exhibit at what has come to be recognised as the most prestigious and varied exhibition of marine art in the UK.

Wednesday, 31st August, 2016 1:09pm

By Sally Perry

Rhythmtree Festival now in full swing. What are you waiting for?

plastic mermaids at rhythmtree 2016

Day tickets available for those who want to dip in on Saturday or Sunday. It really is one of our favourite festivals.

Saturday, 16th July, 2016 9:46am

By Sally Perry with one comment

The Cow Co Presents: Summer Sunset Shindigs

At the Cow Co Summer Sunset Shindigs you get great outdoor food, incredible sunsets, a range of family entertainment and an eclectic mix of Isle of Wight bands performing live every Thursday evening throughout the summer.

Friday, 15th July, 2016 4:34pm

By Feature Writer

Rhythmtree Festival returns to the Isle of Wight

Rhythmtree tickets

With a reputation for bringing together a diverse, rich mix of high quality music and family entertainment, now in its seventh year, Rhythmtree Festival 2016 promises to be the best yet.

Wednesday, 15th June, 2016 11:10am

By Feature Writer

The MondoMix Festival returns to the Isle of Wight next month

Mondomix Festival

MondoMix Festival promises to be one of the most diverse and affordable live music festivals on the Isle of Wight.

Tuesday, 24th May, 2016 3:15pm

By Feature Writer

Rhythmtree Festival: A diverse range of music all weekend

Rhythmtree flags

Why not spend the day (or weekend) at this family-friendly, happy, chilled out festival, with quality live music, workshops, healing, fun for the kids, food, drink and more. You can't go wrong.

Saturday, 18th July, 2015 11:35am

By Sally Perry

Kid Creole and the Coconuts confirmed as Rhythmtree Festival headliner

Kid Creole and the Coconuts

Following a hugely successful event in 2014, Rhythmtree Festival promises a programme that combines an exciting line-up, showcasing home-grown talent and music and musicians from the Island, UK and beyond.

Friday, 29th May, 2015 6:17pm

By Feature Writer

Excellent effort from Isle of Wight Motorcycle Club riders

Motorcyling at Lucketts farm :

The Club held the fifth round of the 2015 Winter Championship today at Apes Down, near Calbourne.

Wednesday, 25th March, 2015 4:12pm

By Wayne Brodie

Have you got your Rhythmtree Festival ticket yet?


Don't miss out, the festival takes place this weekend in Calbourne and has a great lineup including the return of Isle of Wight favourites, The Bees.

Wednesday, 16th July, 2014 2:02pm

By Sally Perry