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New Orleans funk comes to IW

New Orleans funk comes to IW

Sunday, October 19, 2014

MUSIC DELIVERING the hottest New Orleans rhythm and blues and funk, UK piano player Dom Pipkin and his band, The Ikos, will be performing at Quay Arts, Newport, tonight (Friday).

Musicians take on hospice challenge

Musicians take on hospice challenge

Saturday, October 18, 2014

MUSIC AN EVENING of blues and soul by three of the Isle of Wight’s best known bands raised hundreds of pounds for the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

What's on this weekend

What's on this weekend

Saturday, October 18, 2014

THERE is a cultural smorgasbord across the Island this weekend, and the centrepiece has to be the Isle of Wight Literary Festival.

Drummers line up to remember Jack

Drummers line up to remember Jack

Friday, October 17, 2014

FROM little drummer boys to world class experts, percussionists of all shapes and sizes will gather to play in tribute to an Island drum teacher who died last year.

Schools open new chapter for Isle of Wight Literary Festival

Schools open new chapter for Isle of Wight Literary Festival

Friday, October 17, 2014

THE third annual Isle of Wight Literary Festival (IWLF) got off to a successful start yesterday (Thursday) — and, for the first time, schools got in on the action.

The best seat... not in the house

The best seat... not in the house

Sunday, October 12, 2014

MOVIE fans looking watch a film with a difference should roll into Northwood for that American drive-in experience later this month.

Countdown to a chilling classic horror

Countdown to a chilling classic horror

Saturday, October 11, 2014

THE Apollo is getting its teeth into its next production.

What's on this weekend

What's on this weekend

Saturday, October 11, 2014

IT HAS been gone for three days, so you're probably already craving some fluffy Great British Bake Off goodness.

Badger's tale takes a technological twist

Badger's tale takes a technological twist

Friday, October 10, 2014

EVER wondered what life would be like as a badger living on the Isle of Wight?

Patients’ artwork destined to becomes the write stuff

Patients’ artwork destined to becomes the write stuff

Monday, October 6, 2014

ART made by patients at the Earl Mountbatten Hospice is creating a lasting legacy.

Free films for those aged from five to 19

Free films for those aged from five to 19

Sunday, October 5, 2014

ONE of the UK’s biggest youth film events — the Into Film Festival — comes to the Isle of Wight next month.

Seconds out for 999 boxing re-match

Seconds out for 999 boxing re-match

Sunday, October 5, 2014

THERE will be a fistful of charity cash at stake when police officers and firefighters go toe-to-toe in the second annual Blue Light Fight Night.

Fundraising night to help little Isla

Saturday, October 4, 2014

THE Riverside Centre, Newport, will play host to a charity night in aid of a baby with a rare condition tonight (Saturday).

Drummer looks to beat the competition

Drummer looks to beat the competition

Friday, October 3, 2014

A MUSICIAN from the Isle of Wight has reached the semi-final of a prestigious songwriting competition.

All musical tastes catered for at choir’s concert

All musical tastes catered for at choir’s concert

Friday, October 3, 2014

THERE was something to enjoy for all musical tastes — from Elvis Presley to Luciano Pavarotti — at a concert performed by The Phoenix Choir.

Artist's work helps brighten office

Artist's work helps brighten office

Thursday, October 2, 2014

A PAINTER who missed out in a national competition for older artists has had his work put on display at Age UK's Isle of Wight offices.

Dancing in the Island’s streets

Dancing in the Island’s streets

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

THE sound of Motown stirred Shanklin Theatre as Martha Reeves and the Vandellas came to town.<

IW band prepare to join strings and singers on stage

IW band prepare to join strings and singers on stage

Friday, September 19, 2014

ISLAND favourites Lucid will host a live show with a difference.

Creed to bring light to centre

Creed to bring light to centre

Friday, September 12, 2014

ONE of the country’s most celebrated contemporary artists will make a special appearance at Quay Arts next week, as the centre launches its autumn programme of live events, exhibitions and workshops.

Lily’s drawings go on show

Lily’s drawings go on show

Sunday, August 31, 2014

A TEENAGER studying fine art and photography GCSEs at Christ the King College, Newport, is staging her first art exhibition at Freshwater Library.

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