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by: Alix Robinson

What better way to dine on the Isle of Wight, than by the water’s edge with spectacular sea views.   Here's six great places to eat right by the sea.

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by: Alix Robinson

Botanic tropical plantings, herbaceous borders and sea views… we’ve got the best places to visit for a light bite with that garden vibe. Planning on spending a...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Ventnor Fringe has suddenly doubled in size, with twice as many applications from performers this year and loads more wonderful things to experience throughout the h...

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by: Jo Macaulay

August is full of things to do on the Isle of Wight, with festivals and events on practically every day. Here we pick our top five and give you a short lowdown on wh...

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by: Alix Robinson

Not surprisingly, Cowes Week attracts tens of thousands of spectators who come to watch the racing from either the foreshore or aboard spectator boats. The regatta i...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The Isle of Wight is well known for its fabulous carnivals and have more carnivals per square mile than any other area in the country, so make sure you catch at leas...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Want to get out on the water during Cowes Week, but don’t have your own boat? There are several ways to see the action, or indeed get involved, and we’ve put togethe...

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by: Jo Macaulay

What’s on for family fun during Cowes Week? Here’s our Top Five Guide to activities for you and your children when other family members might be out on the waves.

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by: Alix Robinson

What is Cowes Week? Cowes Week (3-11 August) is an annual sailing regatta that started in 1826 and is one of the most famous in the world. Around 8000 competitors, b...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Having hosted their very first Pride in 2017, the Isle of Wight went on to be chosen as host for UK Pride 2018 and are pushing the boat out in the most spectacular s...

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