Carnival Island: The Story of the New Carnival Company

The Isle of Wight has one of the oldest carnival traditions in the UK. Ryde Carnival began in 1888, and chances are you’ve seen...

Seize The Day!

What does February mean to you? Spending Valentine’s Day romancing a loved one, showing your warmth and generosity on Random Act of Kindness Day...

A History of Women’s Lives on the Isle of Wight

Elizabeth Missing Sewell was born on Newport High Street on the 19th February 1815. ‘Missing’, a rather odd choice in middle name, is said...

Winter Walks and Local Lunches on the Isle of Wight

January is here again, and at the risk of making new year’s resolutions we can’t keep, we’re ditching the fad diets and making the...

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