Creative Island

The Isle of Wight has a rich history of incredible creative talent. Home to famous poets, writers and photographers in the Victorian age, the talent is still strong today.

From artists and photographers to poets, theatre groups, live music and more, there is always something cultural to report on or feature. If we’ve written about it, this is where you’ll find it.

New Discussion Forums on VentnorBlog

New Discussion Forums on VentnorBlog

I am very happy to say that with much help from Simon, we have just launched a number of discussion forums on VentnorBlog. There will be a permanent link in the top navigation bar, and

Tuesday, 11th October, 2005 10:59am

By Sally Perry

Last Days of Exhibition

Last Days of Exhibition

It's the last few days of Shopping Trolley.

Friday, 7th October, 2005 10:20am

By Sally Perry

Black History Month comes to Ventnor

Black History Month comes to Ventnor

You might already know that each year in the UK, October is Black History Month. Diversity is sparse on the island, so it’s encouraging to see that schools and associations are helping to promote the

Tuesday, 4th October, 2005 3:01pm

By Sally Perry

Bound to Make Blast Fast

Bound to Make Blast Fast

Bound to make blast fast as I cast past. Make these words my very last so I can sound cool. An adder on the ladder off the bottom rung. Born to auto focus before

Thursday, 29th September, 2005 11:11pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

My Summer of Love

Ventnor Film Society presents My Summer of Love at the Botanic Gardens Visitors’ Centre. Starts at 7.30pm and you can get drinks in the Cricket Club next door before and afterwards. Minibus services runs between

Thursday, 29th September, 2005 11:11pm

By Sally Perry

Shopping Trolley

Curated by the very lovely Raff Sunday 16th October sees the return of the Shopping Trolley at the Quay Arts in Newport …. expect a night of excellent visual art and music. Action

Thursday, 29th September, 2005 11:10pm

By Sally Perry with one comment