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HOPS FESTIVAL RETURNS TO VENTNOR BOTANIC GARDEN

Ventnor Botanic Garden is to once again host the annual Hops Festival on Sunday 25th September from 11;00-23:00. The Hops Festival celebrates the harvest of the hops grown on site at VBG as well as the continuation of the tradition of picking them by hand. After all the hops have been carefully picked, they are then dried and brewed into the …

AUTUMN SHOW OF DISTINCTIVE CERAMICS AND WALL ART AT QUARR

Quarr Abbey will this week be hosting Andrew Dowden’s autumn exhibition – a collection of unique and distinctive, handmade, hand-carved ceramics and complementary textured wall art. Ideas and designs for Andrew’s ceramic work come from various sources including nature, architecture and archaeology. Andrew says: “Pottery has been made on the Island since Neolithic times. Learning about pottery and actually working …

EXHIBITION TO SHOW THE FUTURE IS IN THE PAST

Technology and film artist Jan Frith from Ryde presents a solo retrospective exhibition featuring a range of time-based media in work which has only previously ever been shown as individual pieces in London: Super 8 film as a looped installation; video; electronic digital traces using bespoke software combined with a body sensor; and phonograph recordings. The exhibition will be open from …

BARRATT HOMES TO PARTICIPATE IN MACMILLAN COFFEE MORNING

Staff at Barratt Homes developments on the Isle of Wight are getting ready to take part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning and offer their support to Macmillan Cancer Research. Barratt Homes staff will set up coffee mornings on Saturday 1st October at Bluebell Meadows in Newport and at Hawthorn Meadows in East Cowes and invite members of the public …

LEARN LIFE SAVING SKILLS FOR FREE WITH ST JOHN AMBULANCE

St John Ambulance volunteers on the Isle of Wight are offering people the chance to learn the skills needed to be the difference between a life lost and a life saved with an open evening next week (Thursday 22nd September). It’s part of the first aid charity’s annual ‘Save a Life September’ first aid drive, which is taking place for …

FUTURE OF BRADING YOUTH CLUB AND BUILDING TO BE DISCUSSED

Following recent open forums, a working party has been formed with volunteers from across the Brading community to see whether a community project could be set up to secure the future of the town’s youth club and its building. The working party has produced some initial proposals that it would now like to share with the residents of Brading to …

A BRILLIANT THING FOR THE VENTNOR EXCHANGE

Renowned national theatre company Paines Plough will be bringing a production to the Isle of Wight for the first time next week, with a special one off performance of Duncan Macmillan’s ‘Every Brilliant Thing’ which follows sell out runs in London, New York and Edinburgh. Taking place at the Ventnor Exchange on Tuesday (20th September) the show is a major …

BOUTIQUE GIN FESTIVAL TO BE HELD AT THE KING LUD

The inaugural Boutique Gin Festival is to be held at The King Lud in Ryde on Sunday (18th September), welcoming the growing number of ‘ginthusiasts’. The festival is a free, non ticketed event and will see a total of 3 tasting tables on offer made up of 20 gins from micro distilleries around the country, alongside scrummy nibbles. Alison Hawkes, owner of Dell Cafe …

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