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Here you will find the best tips on places to eat and drink, the top attractions, beaches, activities, amazing places to stay on the Island and a fountain of other local knowledge.  

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by: Jo Macaulay

There’s nothing nicer as Summer gives way to Autumn and then Winter takes its brittle hold, than getting outdoors and enjoying a bracing walk in the sunshine. It’s e...

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by: Jo Macaulay

If you’re looking for somewhere to stay with the family on the Isle of Wight, here's a selection that offers lots more than just somewhere to sleep. Check out our to...

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by: Alix Robinson

Yes it is true that even here in the sunniest place in the UK, with an average of 34.2 hours of sunshine a week, we occasionally get rain. And thank goodness or our...

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by: Alix Robinson

The Island comes into its own in autumn with fantastic walks, pubs for that perfect pint and cosy eateries to hide away from the bracing weather. Here’s our dining g...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The Isle of Wight has one of the largest music festivals in the UK, it's own Pride event, fringe festival (Ventnor Fringe) and the world famous Round the Island...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The eagerly awaited annual Classic Beer, Buses and Walks Weekend is on October 13th and 14th, 2018, and this year 82 privately preserved vintage buses will be attend...

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by: Jo Macaulay

After a hugely successful debut in 2017, Island Con returns in 2018 on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st October, this time at the new location of Cowes Enterprise Colle...

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by: Alix Robinson

It’s Sunday lunch season and the roast beef, lamb, pork, chicken and nut roasts are firmly back on the menu. A great warming and traditional meal that all the family...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Along with the larger events such as the Literary Festival, Island Con and the Beer and Buses weekend, and Robin Hill’s Festival of Lights and Blackgang Chine’s new...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Apparently the Isle of Wight is the most haunted Island in the world, and there’s scarcely a place where you won’t come across ghostly apparitions or things going bu...

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