Sunday, December 14, 2014
ENTERTAINMENT THEY went off to see the wizard — but found giggling grannies at the end of the rainbow instead.
Saturday, December 13, 2014
ENTERTAINMENT ISLAND band 30TEN are supporting Layla’s Trust with the release of their second EP.
Friday, December 12, 2014
AN ISLAND playwright is set to appear in her own self-penned pantomime — the first to be staged at The Apollo Theatre, Newport, in 25 years.
Sunday, December 7, 2014
ROCK the Cowes Bars — a one-night-only extravaganza where musicians take over the town’s pubs — has quickly established a reputation as one of the Isle of Wight's best gigs.
Monday, December 1, 2014
THE IW Bus Museum has been presented with a 1971 former Southern Vectis single-deck bus that spent much of its Island career at Ryde depot — the location of the museum’s new home.
Sunday, November 30, 2014
A CAR was the star at the launch of a book about it and its peers.
Saturday, November 29, 2014
MUSIC THE Orpheus Singers brought light and warmth to a dank and dismal November evening on Saturday.
Friday, November 28, 2014
ART CELEBRATED Island artist Jenny Clayden is presenting handcrafted papier mache figures, made over the past 20 years at an exhibition at Quay Arts starting next Saturday, December 6.
Monday, November 24, 2014
THE son of a founding member of Ryde Inshore Rescue returned to the Island to play a fundraising concert at the King Lud on Saturday.
Sunday, November 23, 2014
A Christmas art and craft fair is being held this weekend (Saturday and Sunday) at Dimbola Museum and Galleries in Freshwater Bay.
Saturday, November 22, 2014
MUSIC AFTER a busy summer, Island act Cephalodidge have released a new album.
Friday, November 21, 2014
THE coaches behind CBBC talent show winners, Reson8, have started a new IW Glee Club.
Monday, November 17, 2014
A JAZZ masterclass taught by some of the Island’s top musicians is to be held at Ryde School on Thursday.
Sunday, November 16, 2014
MUSIC A MUSICAL tribute to jazz genius Miles Davis was staged at the Apollo Theatre, Newport, on Sunday.
Friday, November 14, 2014
MUSIC ST Cecilia, the patron saint of music, will be celebrated next Saturday, November 22, by the Orpheus Singers in St Catherine’s Church, Ventnor, in a concert starting at 7.15pm.
Monday, November 10, 2014
ACCOMPLISHED poet and playwright, Edmund Matyjaszek, was guest speaker at the latest meeting of the IW Catholic History Society.
Sunday, November 9, 2014
FOUR Island villages are set to come alive with bright lights and festivities when the 18th Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival takes place.
Saturday, November 8, 2014
THREE days of Seaview Regatta fun and 139 years of the event’s history are condensed into 11 images displayed by Island photographer Julian Winslow.
Friday, November 7, 2014
THE Shoestring Players transported their audience at East Dean through time and space in The Scottish Songstress.
Monday, November 3, 2014
THE IW Scottish Fiddlers had a busy weekend raising cash for good causes on the Island recently.