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Chance for short story writers of all ages

Chance for short story writers of all ages

Sunday, September 25, 2016

CAN you write a short story?
The annual winter short story competition has been launched and is being run by Island crime authors Bob and Carol Bridgestock in partnership with Waterstones book shop, Newport.

Festival was of great ginterest to everyone

Festival was of great ginterest to everyone

Saturday, September 24, 2016

BUDDING “gintellectualls” organised a festival, which was just the tonic for fans of the new generation of the spirit.

Island band to play mainland

Friday, September 23, 2016

ISLAND indie rock band XOCKHA are about to embark on a set of mainland gigs.

Choirs join forces

Monday, September 19, 2016

NEWCHURCH Male Voice Choir will be heading west to perform at Christ Church, Totland, tomorrow (Saturday).

Liz brings a performance of heart and sensitivity to club

Liz brings a performance of heart and sensitivity to club

Sunday, September 18, 2016

SUNDAY saw Newport Jazz Club treated to one of the finest vocal performances ever seen at the Apollo Theatre when songstress Liz Fletcher made her jazz club debut.

Catch the collective’s autumn show

Catch the collective’s autumn show

Saturday, September 17, 2016

THERE is still time to view the autumn exhibition of The Ryde Art Collective.

Having a laugh on French visit

Having a laugh on French visit

Friday, September 16, 2016

A NEW comedy which focuses on a group of older peoples’ journey to visit war graves in France will raise money for the Royal British Legion.

Religious experience for Plastic Mermaids ahead of Isle of Wight gigs

Religious experience for Plastic Mermaids ahead of Isle of Wight gigs

Friday, September 16, 2016

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PLASTIC Mermaids have released a live version of one of their latest tracks.

£1,700 boost for IW hospice

Monday, September 12, 2016

MORE than £1,700 was raised at the Phoenix Choir’s latest concert in support of the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

Contemporary artists bring their work to Island

Contemporary artists bring their work to Island

Sunday, September 11, 2016

A NEW exhibition of contemporary work by British artists can be viewed at Newport’s Quay Arts as part of its 40th anniversary celebrations this year.

Tribute to Capability

Tribute to Capability

Saturday, September 10, 2016

A MEMBER of The Ryde Art Collective (TRAC) has embroidery work on display at Stansted Park, near Chichester.

Embroiderers’ view of the Island

Embroiderers’ view of the Island

Friday, September 9, 2016

A VIEW of the Earth from space, a shop window packed with wedding clothes and a map of the IW featuring its landmarks are just some of the exhibits on show created by IW Embroiderers in Newport.

Workshops uncover cemetery’s stories

Workshops uncover cemetery’s stories

Monday, September 5, 2016

FRIENDS of North-wood Cemetery have joined forces with the IW Council to launch a new community learning programme.

Intercepted by Jensen

Intercepted by Jensen

Sunday, September 4, 2016

PETROLHEAD Mark Dollery’s affection for the Coventry Cat has had fierce competition from the West Brom Ferrari.

Silver Lining for Doug

Silver Lining for Doug

Saturday, September 3, 2016

A REGULAR fixture at Island gigs and festivals, singer songwriter Doug Alldred has released a new record.

Isle of Wight actor to star in one-man show

Isle of Wight actor to star in one-man show

Friday, September 2, 2016

AN ISLAND-BORN actor has landed a top role in a production that will tour the south west of England this autumn.

Teddy finds new home

Teddy finds new home

Monday, August 29, 2016

A TEDDY tombola at the Garlic Festival, Newchurch, raised £140 in aid of the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.

A bit of Bennett comes to Apollo

A bit of Bennett comes to Apollo

Sunday, August 28, 2016

FOLLOWING the sell-out success of ’Allo ’Allo!, the Apollo Players are opening their 44th season of plays with Habeas Corpus.

Enjoy a bank holiday afternoon on the lawn with Lucid

Enjoy a bank holiday afternoon on the lawn with Lucid

Saturday, August 27, 2016

MUSIC lovers are invited to enjoy the popular Lucid on the Lawn concert.

Nationwide autumn tour for top Island band

Nationwide autumn tour for top Island band

Friday, August 26, 2016

AFTER a successful summer festival season, Island band Plastic Mermaids have announced details of an autumn tour, which will see them play gigs up and down the country.

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