Red Squirrels Launch Counter-Offensive From Isle of Wight Stronghold

Red Squirrels Launch Counter-Offensive From Isle of Wight Stronghold

Those cheeky chaps at News Biscuit have been delving deep to find the latest Isle of Wight Stories. Of course, as soon as I saw reference to red squirrels, I knew you’d want to hear

Monday, 25th June, 2007 9:39am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Friday Funnies

Simon found this brilliant video of PC dominoes on YouTube ….. thought it might cheer some of you

Friday, 22nd June, 2007 1:58pm

By Sally Perry

Bestival Fancy Dress Revealed

Bestival Fancy Dress Revealed

There has been much speculation about the choice of fancy dress for this years Bestival, and our Rob has finally announced his wishes. This year, through the medium of a ‘poemcast’, the theme of the

Tuesday, 15th May, 2007 1:13pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Bestival Tickets Almost Sold Out!

Bestival Tickets Almost Sold Out!

The word on the street and the news from Bestival HQ is that tickets for this year’s Bestival are almost sold out. If you don’t want to have the best weekend of the year, mooching

Wednesday, 9th May, 2007 12:22pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Floats Away?

Isle of Wight Floats Away?

Continuing on a lighter theme, I came across this very interesting discovery today. If you’ve been having problems getting in touch with the mainland, this might be why …. According to reputable (in the blogosphere) news

Tuesday, 1st May, 2007 10:10am

By Sally Perry

If You Ever Need to Get To Ventnor From New York

If You Ever Need to Get To Ventnor From New York

In a moment of boredom (why else would you do it) a couple of weeks back, forum regular, Farmersboy typed into Google Maps a request for directions from New York City to Ventnor, Isle

Tuesday, 1st May, 2007 9:45am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Chekhov’s Shorts

Chekhov’s Shorts

Anyone who’s a fan of the grandmaster of short stories, should book their tickets for this sure-to-be-brilliant performance. On stage you’ll recognise two familiar faces (that’s if you’ve ever seen Casualty, Shackleton, Emmerdale or Grange

Tuesday, 13th March, 2007 6:26pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Bestival 2007

Bestival 2007

Well, we promised it and here it is … a little earlier than planned, because we’ve just come off the phone from Bestival HQ (blimey – they called us!), and because they love the

Thursday, 1st March, 2007 1:00pm

By Sally Perry

Publick Transport : 20,000 Leagues Under the Office

Publick Transport : 20,000 Leagues Under the Office

20,000 Leagues Under the Office is a comedy about two office workers who find themselves stuck in a lift that is hurtling towards the centre of the earth. Aside from a series of frantic

Friday, 26th January, 2007 10:45am

By Sally Perry

Ken Campbell’s Meaning of Life

Ken Campbell’s Meaning of Life

Many of you in Ventnor will already know of Jack Phoenix, but for those of you who don’t, he’s a man with many feathers in his cap (well, hat actually) – as he is

Friday, 15th September, 2006 8:00pm

By Sally Perry

Ken Campbell’s Meaning of Life: On Tonight

Ken Campbell’s Meaning of Life: On Tonight

Don’t forget that Quay Arts tonight plays host to one of the funniest men on earth – Ken Campbell, who will be ‘continuing his search for the holy grail of comedy, the state of

Friday, 15th September, 2006 9:37am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Ken Campbell’s Meaning of Life: Jack Phoenix Film

Ken Campbell’s Meaning of Life: Jack Phoenix Film

Many of you in Ventnor will already know of Jack Phoenix, but for those of you who don’t, he’s a man with many feathers in his cap (well, hat actually) – as he is

Friday, 1st September, 2006 7:51am

By Sally Perry with one comment