The Locals' View

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by: Jo Macaulay

There are plenty of pubs who will welcome you with your dog, but are there as many restaurants? We’ve rounded up our top six that will welcome you with your four-leg...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Beaches of the Isle of Wight turn into spectacular backdrops during the winter months, especially for walking your dog and riding your horse along the sands. The bea...

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by: Jo Macaulay

There are so many lovely places to stay on the Isle of Wight, whether you want to be in the lap of luxury, go it alone or fancy something a little bit different from...

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by: Jo Macaulay

The Isle of Wight is getting greener all the time, with initiatives to cut our carbon emissions and reduce plastic waste especially high on the agenda. Here are a fe...

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by: Jo Macaulay

Everybody loves to set themselves new goals and make plans when it comes to the New Year. Knowing how hard it can be to get started and maintain your resolutions, we...

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The locals' blogs
by: Philip Bell

The myIsleofWight Award categories for 2018 have been announced and there is still time to vote here. One of the categories has the amusing title of Best Place...

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The locals' blogs
by: Marianne Su-Yin

With just days until Christmas finding the perfect last minute gift couldn't be simpler on the Isle of Wight. I've hand picked some talented independent Artisan make...

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The locals' blogs
by: Lady Penelope

I came over all Andy Galsworthy this week and thought I’d show you the results. I’ve been eyeing up the autumn leaves around the Island for some time now, a few year...

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The locals' blogs
by: The Master Mariner

With Christmas now firmly on the horizon, the Wife and I decided it would be a great idea to take the girls to a Christmas market. We were inspired when we popped ov...

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by: Jo Macaulay

So, you’ve decided that the diamond floating in the south is your destination for New Year’s Eve, where are you going to go? Yes, our Island may seem small, but our...

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