Get crafty this Easter for a family friendly plaster plaque-painting event on Wednesday 17th April, between 10:00 and 15:00.

Be inspired by Roman wall paintings and decorate your own plaster plaque to take home.

There will be a special reduced price of just £1 per person (to include entry and activity), and no booking required.

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You can find the Roman Villa in Cypress Road, Newport, just a short walk from the town centre. Please note, the site is only partially accessible to wheelchair users.

The Villa will be open as normal for visitors to explore the Roman remains and garden.

The event is being organised by the Isle of Wight Council Heritage Service.

For more information call 01983 529720, email [email protected] or visit

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