Wonderful trio of vegetables
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 — 13:30
RUNNER beans, my new favourite ratte potatoes and baby globe beetroot — now that is a vegetable threesome made in heaven.
Looking back at the Isle of Wight August 11, 2017
Monday, August 14, 2017 — 13:30
Ten years ago: A shark caught on the doorstep of celebrity chef Rick Stein’s famous seafood restaurant and prepared by a former colleague was snapped up by diners at an Island hotel.
Real thing is a virtual triumph
Saturday, August 12, 2017 — 13:30
ST JUDE’S in Clarence Road, Shanklin, is an immaculate home with living space across three floors, off road parking, gardens and a certain presence.
Bus cuts bad news for everybody
Friday, August 11, 2017 — 11:00
From Dr Iain Maclennan, Alverstone:
Amy Mackelden’s opinion piece ‘How are we supposed to get around?’ (CP Weekender, 04-08-17) struck a resounding chord with me.
Ex-leader’s tide turns?
Friday, August 11, 2017 — 10:00
From P. Lacey, Ventnor:
I read with some surprise of the appointment of ex-councillor Bacon to the chairmanship of the IW Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
Queen of potatoes is a French beauty
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 — 13:30
JUST when you think your love of potatoes could get no more intense, a new variety steps up to the plate, so to speak.
Looking back at the Isle of Wight August 4, 2017
Monday, August 7, 2017 — 13:30
Ten years ago: A new extreme sports venture was looking to literally make waves in The Solent. Charlie Head set up Headfast with the hope of enticing more people out on the water to experience the thrills of wakeboarding and water skiing.
Countryside views to die for
Saturday, August 5, 2017 — 13:30
IN DAYS of yesteryear, Rookley was named after the many rooks that made their homes in the thickly wooded area around the village.