The Isle of Wight’s potential can be unlocked by Vix’s determination, say Green Party

Vix in Church Litten

Isle of Wight Green Party say Vix Lowthion has spent five years training to be the "best MP for the Isle of Wight that we have had in decades, because she lives, loves and works everyday in our Island community"

Monday, 18th November, 2019 5:58pm

By Feature Writer

Considering sixth form options? Head to Ryde School Information Evening

ryde school sxith form montage

The wide breadth of university courses chosen by Sixth Form pupils is testament to the way Ryde School helps pupils achieve their individual ambitions. Find out more at the next Information Evening event

Wednesday, 13th November, 2019 2:34pm

By Feature Writer

Find out more about courses and opportunities at the Isle of Wight College Open Day

Poster fort IOW college open day

The Isle of Wight College has a proven track record of excellent success rates so why not head to their latest Open Day to find out more about the courses and apprenticeships on offer and speak to tutors and career advisers at the Newport and Whippingham campuses

Saturday, 2nd November, 2019 2:36pm

By Feature Writer

WightFibre announces all-new ultrafast, full-fibre broadband in East Cowes

wightfibre workmen putting in cable in street

Over 1,445 homes in East Cowes can now experience speeds up to 900Mb as WightFibre’s Gigabit Island Project rollout continues

Tuesday, 15th October, 2019 3:35pm

By Zoe Stroud

Harp On Wight International returns this month

Poster illustration for Harp on Wight

Learn how to play a harp, learn how to make a harp, listen to world-class harpists or enjoy a harp-themed candlelit dinner. There's much to choose from at this year's Harp On Wight Festival.

Thursday, 3rd October, 2019 4:33pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight’s Quay Arts to host ARTIST ROOMS: Vija Celmins

Artwork by Vija Celmins

This exhibition focuses on a large body of meticulously crafted prints exploring the surface of the ocean, the vastness of the night sky, the darkness of deep space and the intricacies of a spider's web.

Friday, 13th September, 2019 5:06pm

By Feature Writer

Ryde Arts returns with an annual programme showcasing creative activities and events

ryde arts festival launch

Over the summer and into the autumn, as part of Ryde Arts, you’ll be able to enjoy unique music events, art installations, theatre and poetry, as well as workshops, carnivals, films and more.

Tuesday, 16th July, 2019 4:37pm

By Feature Writer

HTP Apprenticeships can lead to an excellent career and provide a real alternative to university

HTP adviser and student

If you've just finished your GCSEs and are looking for an alternative to the academic route, you can start earning straight away through an Apprenticeship with the Island's only OFSTED Outstanding Apprenticeship provider. Details within.

Friday, 21st June, 2019 6:30pm

By Feature Writer

Serendipity Diamonds: Where you can buy ethical, conflict-free, 100% traceable Diamonds

CanadaMark Diamond

Serendipity Diamonds in Ryde offer fully traceable Diamonds, with the assurance of 100% ethical standards. Find out why their ethical Diamonds go way beyond conflict-free.

Tuesday, 21st May, 2019 6:15pm

By Feature Writer

Six great reasons to share your home with an international student on the Isle of Wight this year

students and host family sat at dinner table

Sharing your home with an international student can be an incredibly rewarding experience for everyone involved. Here are six great reasons to consider doing it yourself this year.

Friday, 10th May, 2019 5:29pm

By Feature Writer

Discover rare and beautiful plants you can’t find elsewhere at Eddington House Nursery

Eddington House Nursery

Don't settle for the same plants your neighbours have, seek out rare and beautiful plants Eddington House Nursery. It's a remarkable place well worth visiting all year round.

Thursday, 9th May, 2019 6:16pm

By Feature Writer

Stock up with firewood thanks to Chessell Woodyard’s May special

wood store

Chessell Woodyard have dropped their prices for firewood this month, so why not stock up now and you won’t get caught out on any unseasonably colder nights.

Thursday, 2nd May, 2019 6:12pm

By Feature Writer