“The Beacon continues to be a great choice; its distribution reaches all but a tiny proportion of our Shanklin residents so we are able to keep our residents informed of our achievements and upcoming projects”

Stella Janeway

Town Clerk RFO

“We have been advertising Island wide in the Beacon for over 5 years now.  In the beginning the Beacon marketing really helped us to establish our new brand and get recognised as professional reliable electricians all over the Isle of Wight.” 

Mike and Lisa Cottier

“As a local business we have used the Beacon for many years which must show it works for us, We are often told “Saw your advert in the Beacon.”

Simon Flack

“We have had a really good response from advertising their two ‘Over 55’ developments, Beatrice Court in Hope Road, Shanklin and Princess Court in East Cowes. “We measure all our advertising so many of the people that viewed our developments, when asked, said they saw it in the Beacon.”

Victoria Pink
Marketing Manager

Laura Main – John spoke to the Call the Midwife star about her life on stage and screen

Having watched every episode of Call The Midwife, at the top of my interview hitlist was Laura Main, who, initially, played Sister Bernadette before marrying the doctor and becoming Shelagh Turner. I was very excited when my opportunity arose but it wasn’t on set at Nonnatus House, so I didn’t need a bike to get there. It was in her dressing room at the Mayflower, Southampton, where she was playing Princess Fiona in this year’s run of Shrek The Musical.

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