If you're a fan of crime novels, you might find it hard to put down MJ Trow's latest book which gives a fascinating insight into the world surrounding Ripper correspondence.
Inspired by historians like David Olusoga who have unearthed Britain’s multi-ethnic history, Islander James Rayner says he knew the Isle of Wight must have its own hidden history too.
Thursday, 2nd May, 2019 4:54pm
By Philippa Iliffe with 4 readers' comments
Isle of Wight writer and actor, Joe Bone, is the proud co-writer of The Vanishing, a feature length film inspired by the true story of the disappearance of three lighthouse keepers in 1900.
Monday, 1st April, 2019 8:51am
By Sally Perry with one comment
As well as Hannah George winning Best Online Comedy Award, Isle of Wight screen writer Vicki Lutas also picked up an Award at the Writers' Guilds Awards last night for her teen series Free Rein, and another Islander was also shortlisted for the same award.