Alexandra Dariescu shows power and panache

Sunday, January 21, 2018 — 10:00

WEST Wight Arts Association gave us another opportunity to hear an artiste before they zoom off into the musical stratosphere with the return appearance of the Romanian pianist, Alexandra Dariescu.

More awards for radio presenter Chris Browning

Saturday, January 20, 2018 — 10:00

RADIO presenter and producer Chris Browning has achieved another double — for the second time in his career.

Chance for budding playwrights

Monday, January 15, 2018 — 10:00

BUDDING playwrights are being encouraged to put pen to paper, with the chance their script could be recorded for radio.

The One and Only joins 80s festival bill

Sunday, January 14, 2018 — 10:00

ENGLISH pop singer, songwriter and actor Chesney Hawkes is the latest artist to join hit makers Leo Sayer, T’Pau, Toyah, Jaki Graham and Five for Jack Up The 80s in August.

Top violinist to guest with Island orchestra

Saturday, January 13, 2018 — 10:00

VIRTUOSO Swiss violinist Melina Mandozzi will be the guest soloist when the IW Symphony Orchestra performs its first concert of the year at Newport’s Medina Theatre.

How art in prison is helping offenders to go straight

Friday, January 12, 2018 — 10:00

ART has the power to change lives.

Granny Butterfly

Monday, January 8, 2018 — 10:00

A NEW book aimed at getting children interested in identifying and recognising different species of butterfly has been published by an Island author.

Paintings in the frame

Sunday, January 7, 2018 — 10:00

THE Black Cat Art Group held its annual Christmas painting competition at Shanklin Methodist Hall.

Chance to change your life

Saturday, January 6, 2018 — 10:00

AN EVENT at Ventnor Winter Gardens promises to help people change their lives for the better.

Travel filler

Romanian pianist returns

Friday, January 5, 2018 — 11:42

WEST Wight Arts Association will welcome back the internationally acclaimed Romanian pianist Alexandra Dariescu for the first recital of 2018, at Freshwater Memorial Hall on January 13.