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by: Alix Robinson

The Isle of Wight is a great hub for families wanting to do things that don’t you cost a penny. Here are our Top 10 things to do with the kids this season – all...

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by: Alix Robinson

Here on the Isle of Wight, being surrounded 360º by water - our lifeboats are a living breathing core part of our community. They are run through donations from the...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Sometimes you just need to get away from it all with the one you love, but you might want something a bit different and more secluded than a hotel room. We’ve select...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Becoming Isle of Wight cheesemakers at Briddlesford Lodge Farm was probably not something that Izzy Griffin and Debi Pidgeon had envisioned in their former careers,...

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by: Red Funnel

Are you ready for a bit of (Seaclose) Park Life at Isle of Wight Festival on 11th-14th June? Here’s a quick fire list of the fantastic camping options available this...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Spring has sprung and Easter is on the way, falling early this year, with Good Friday on March 30th and Easter Sunday on April 1st. Many of the Isle of Wight's attra...

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by: Jo Macaulay

If you want to learn something during your holiday on the Isle of Wight there are loads of opportunities and you might make some new friends into the bargain. Many o...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Upping the game on self-catering, accommodation providers are beginning to realise that their guests want that little bit more, whether it be better décor, something...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Come to the Isle of Wight and learn a skill, and you might even create something beautiful to take home with you. From digital artistry to traditional skills brought...

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by: Alix Robinson

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, we thought we’d put together some of the best ways to show your love to your mum this Mothering Sunday. 22nd March is the time to...

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