The Great Leap Forward is a celebration of the art commissions and call to explore the future of culture on the Island through the eyes of young people
Isle of Wight What’s on
It’s bursting at the seams, including events from country fairs to award-winning music festivals, art exhibitions to jumble sales, historical talks and tours to beach cleans and thought-provoking lectures.
In addition to that, below you’ll find the latest features highlighting the upcoming events here on the Island.
Fortnightly Candles4Assange vigils in Newport ahead of his UK extradition hearing: Begins on Saturday
"If wars can be started by lies, peace can be started by truth," said Julian Assange at the Stop the War Rally in 2011
Thursday, 23rd January, 2020 8:34am
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
The exhibition highlights the pride residents have living in the tightly-knit community
Monday, 20th January, 2020 9:52am
By Sally Perry with one comment
Father and daughter James Halsey (cello) and Sally Birkett (piano) kick off the series this weekend (19th January at 11.30) performing sonatas Op. 5 no. 2 in G minor and Op. 102 no. 2 in D major.
Saturday, 18th January, 2020 2:01pm
By Helen Foster with 2 readers' comments
Someone suggested ditching the TV soap opera on Friday night and heading to Ryde Town Council where the tensions between councillors will be played out in public
Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 9:17am
By Sally Perry with 35 readers' comments