Isle of Wight’s Northwood House on TV and radio

TV Recording outside Northwood House

In the next two weeks the isle of Wight will be featured on TV and Radio, with both recordings having been made at Northwood House.

Thursday, 3rd October, 2019 12:14pm

By Feature Writer

Isle of Wight MP appears on Newsnight talking about China

bob seely on newsnight with emily mailtlis

During 17th week of pro-democracy protests Bob Seely appeared on Newsnight to share his views in 'one country, two systems' debate.

Wednesday, 2nd October, 2019 11:49am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Video: See inside what Camp Hill prison looks like now

shot from the video of inside camp hill looking along the corridors - video by abandoned isle of wight

In what must be their most ambitious adventure, Abandoned Isle of Wight have gained entry and shot a video inside Camp Hill prison.

Wednesday, 2nd October, 2019 8:20am

By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight doughnut: Want to find out more? So did ‘The Kitchen Cabinet’ on Radio 4

Doughnuts in a box

Did you know that in 1861 the Isle of Wight was described as the 'Land of Doughnuts'? Hear more about this and other food related facts on BBC Radio 4's Kitchen Cabinet programme which was recorded on the Island last week.

Tuesday, 1st October, 2019 11:42am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Call for volunteer community radio presenters

Vectis radio photo of young adult in studio

Due to some presenters leaving for university, moving house, taking a break and/or retiring Vectis Radio, broadcasting the studio at the Riverside Centre Newport, is looking for presenters and co-presenters to grow their team.

Wednesday, 25th September, 2019 4:31pm

By Kelvin Currie

Isle of Wight horse rider features on BBC TV’s Close Calls on Camera

megan and joey on close call 1

Megan Edmonds and her horse were incredibly lucky to survive a bad fall during the Isle of Wight Grand National this year. Megan explains all on Close Calls on Camera.

Thursday, 12th September, 2019 2:26pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight Radio now most listened to radio station that broadcasts to Isle of Wight

Paul Topping (front), Jamie White, IW Radio MD Claire John and Hayley Woodward

According to the newest official listening figures, Isle of Wight radio has seen an eight per cent increase in audience listener numbers.

Wednesday, 28th August, 2019 5:43pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight’s Wyatt and Jack featured in BBC News article on plastic waste

wyatt and jack inflatable toucan bag

The small, but growing business based in Ryde on the Isle of Wight appears today on the BBC's main UK news site.

Wednesday, 28th August, 2019 2:43pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Alex Polizzi, The Hotel Inspector, seeking Isle of Wight candidates for Channel 5 programme

The Hotel Inspector - Alex Polizzi

If you run a hotel, guesthouse or B&B on the Isle of Wight that isn't reaching its full potential, perhaps the Hotel Inspector can help.

Monday, 22nd July, 2019 4:13pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

‘The Cockfields’ Sitcom Isle of Wight-based – now being filmed

Two Episodes of Mash Joe Wilkinson Dianne Morgan

The new sitcom, starring Joe Wilkinson of 8 out of 10 cats does Countdown and Diane Morgan of Cunk on Britain and a host of others, including Kim Cattrall (Sex and the City), is filming now.

Tuesday, 4th June, 2019 6:51pm

By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight and three specific locations a big focus in top German Newspaper today

IW in German paper

An article about Brexit and the UK in top German paper today features the Isle of Wight quite prominently today. Another win for Isle of Wight tourism.

Thursday, 2nd May, 2019 6:53pm

By Sally Perry

National boost for Royal Bicentennial celebrations in East Cowes

telegraph article

The feature in The Telegraph is a great boost for the Bicentennial Celebrations planned for 24-27 May. See the latest programme of events.

Monday, 29th April, 2019 6:35pm

By Sally Perry with one comment