Perhaps we would expect any man who could start two major international wars almost single-handedly to be widely remembered in history. Yet in the case of Admiral Sir Robert Holmes, who did exactly that by twice provoking war with the then mighty
Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em creator: an Island comedy genius
There may have been traffic congestion around Newport for a few days, but hopefully any disruption was soon forgotten, and the latest Isle of Wight Festival will be remembered as one of the best the town has ever hosted.
It’s long legs have stretched out into the English Channel for more than 130 years, combatting all the elements that have been thrown its way. Built when Queen Victoria was on the throne – and a frequent visitor to Osborne House