Screenwriter’s Isle of Wight inspiration for new Netflix series Free Rein

Monday, June 26, 2017 — 10:00

SET on a fictional Island, Netflix Original’s latest series Free Rein is not only based on the Isle of Wight but has been created by an Island screenwriter.

Warrior rabbit is a winner for Kieran

Sunday, June 25, 2017 — 10:00

A ONE-EARED rabbit has won Island author Kieran Larwood the Blue Peter Book Award.

Island band go down a storm in sunny Devon

Saturday, June 24, 2017 — 10:00

THE Island’s own Foo Fighters tribute band — Something From Nothing — headlined a popular West Country festival in front of 4,000 on Saturday night.

Concert finale is set to be a stunner

Friday, June 23, 2017 — 10:00

NEXT Saturday, July 1, the IW Symphony Orchestra will perform the final concert of Medina Theatre’s orchestral series.

Critical thinking tackled in Island author's new book

Sunday, June 18, 2017 — 11:00

AN ISLAND author has written a book to teach children about critical thinking.

Knobs and Knockers charity ball returns

Sunday, June 18, 2017 — 10:00

THE Knobs and Knockers charity ball is back.

Dance sessions for older people

Saturday, June 17, 2017 — 16:00

DANCE sessions for older Islanders, helping them to stay fit and improve memory, have been extended.

Rock ’n’ roll memory lane

Friday, June 16, 2017 — 10:00

ROCKIN’ Around the Island is holding a special night of 1950s and 1960s British rock ’n’ roll on Saturday, June 24.

IW artist to scoop top award?

Monday, June 12, 2017 — 10:00

An artist from Ryde has been shortlisted for an international wildlife art award.

Travel filler

Return of The Amazons

Monday, June 12, 2017 — 10:00

BUZZING from the release of their eponymous debut album last Friday, rock quartet The Amazons are now getting excited for next week’s IW Festival.