Poetry written by dementia sufferers

Sunday, November 19, 2017 — 10:00

THE power of poetry as a form of expression for people suffering with dementia has shone through in a new exhibition of their work.

The importance of art to hospice

Saturday, November 18, 2017 — 10:00

GKN Cowes is working in partnership with Earl Mountbatten Hospice to exhibit locally produced artwork donated by lsland artists and people supported by hospice services.

Comedian Ed Byrne coming to Isle of Wight

Saturday, November 18, 2017 — 9:40

ONE OF the country’s funniest Irish imports, Ed Byrne, will be bringing his new show to Shanklin Theatre on Monday, November 27, at 8pm.

Vectis Radio now on the airwaves

Friday, November 17, 2017 — 12:00

THE ISLAND now has local FM radio stations - in stereo.

Bands and public back Winter Ludfest

Monday, November 13, 2017 — 10:00

ISLAND musicians and other acts showed their hearts were in the right place by giving up their time and talent for free in support of this year’s Winter Ludfest festival, in aid of a new defibrillator.

Derek’s festive charity CD

Sunday, November 12, 2017 — 10:00

ISLAND reggae phenomenon Derek Sandy will be hoping his cheery new Caribbean-style Christmas single will raise plenty of smiles — and charity cash.

Choir for those who cannot sing

Saturday, November 11, 2017 — 10:00

EVERYONE can sing — but some just don’t quite cut the mustard to join conventional vocal ensembles or choirs.

Comic Con a huge success

Friday, November 10, 2017 — 10:00

THE Island was invaded by a host of characters from the realms of fantasy, sci-fi and the gaming world as it hosted its first Comic Con.

Learn how to build a robot

Monday, November 6, 2017 — 10:00

FLYING Machines and Battling Bots will be invading Ventnor in a series of free workshops for local young people next week.

Travel filler

Sample Sunday on the Bayou

Sunday, November 5, 2017 — 10:00

CAJUNDAZE'S next 'play along' Cajun music night takes place Quay Arts on Sunday (5).