Wight said Fred!

Richard and Fred came here just the once as youngsters, when the family wanted to have a look round and do a bit of house hunting. Eventually they  decided not to settle here because dad was working in London and was put off by the long commute each day by ferry and train.
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A Setting to Delight in…

Secluded, private, and nestled in the former grounds of Queen Victoria’s favourite residence – Osborne House – this is the ultimate hideaway for that dream day. Set in two acres of gardens, the Grade II listed building is a charming 10-bedroom boutique hotel. Let our expert team and dedicated wedding planners help you create a bespoke day to remember.
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Alison Moyet – Sambuca & sarnies!

Essex girl Alison Moyet admits she can hardly wait to perform at this year’s Isle of Wight Festival. Alison, a highly successful singer-songwriter since the late 1970s, will be making a welcome IW Festival return in the Big Top on the Friday evening of the four-day music extravaganza at Seaclose Park, Newport.

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Mary: Queen of the skies

As the smartly dressed lady sitting in a Sandown Airport kiosk, handing out tickets for pleasure flights over the Isle of Wight, very few of Mary Ellis’s customers could possibly have imagined the amazing tales of heroism that have been a major part of her incredible life.
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