Beach Poetry Competition: Hurry

Beach Poetry Competition: Hurry

Just a quick reminder that the Ventnor Library’s Beach Poetry competition closes for entries on Saturday 19th July. The competition is open to people from all parts of the Island and all ages. The theme

Monday, 7th July, 2008 11:46am

By Tess Jessop

Open Mic Night @ Dimbola

Open Mic Night @ Dimbola

This Friday (and every first Friday of the month) sees an opportunity to showcase yourself in front of a friendly audience at Dimbola Lodge. Kicking off at 8pm and running til 10.30pm the evening, hosted

Thursday, 3rd July, 2008 8:00am

By Rachael Brooks

Electro Magnetic Workshop @Oakfield

Electro Magnetic Workshop @Oakfield

The Electro Magnetic Workshop who recently played Ventnor Park and Ryde Theatre for the album launch of The Shanklin Freak Show, will be making their way up to Ryde this coming Friday. They have been

Monday, 9th June, 2008 10:44am

By Rachael Brooks

MacNaughton Howe Arts and Crafts Festival

MacNaughton Howe Arts and Crafts Festival

Don’t forget that this Thursday and Friday sees the return of the MacNaughton Howe Arts and Crafts exhibition. Festival entries are open to anyone living within a five mile radius of the Winter Gardens and

Tuesday, 13th May, 2008 12:02pm

By Sally Perry

Get Crafty in Time For Exhibition

Get Crafty in Time For Exhibition

While the evenings are dark and there are only cookery and home relocation programmes on the telly, this is the time to get crafty. The Macnaughton Howe Arts and Craft Festival is on 15th

Friday, 15th February, 2008 6:35pm

By Greenboy with one comment

Wight Words Literary Festival

Wight Words Literary Festival

Coming up near the end of the month there’ll be a chance to take part and enjoy a new literary festival on the Isle of Wight. The idea is to bring together a season of

Tuesday, 11th September, 2007 1:12pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

An Evening with Mimi Khalvati

An Evening with Mimi Khalvati

Mimi Khalvati is an Iranian born poet who grew up from the age of six on the Isle of Wight. When she was seventeen she returned to Iran, coming back to the UK

Monday, 16th April, 2007 10:31am

By Sally Perry