More News from IW Festival 2024 including Euros 24.

As previously reported an exhibition depicting 25 Years of the IW Festival has now opened in Newport High Street. There will be a chance this week to remember your Festival stories when story gathering takes place on Wednesday and Thursday. An exhibition entitled “Experience the Isle of Wight Festival” was launched on Saturday at 64 ... read more

 Wight In Bloom 2024 calling all gardeners.

With the return of this popular gardening competition “Wight In Bloom” there is the chance for you to become this year’s winner. The passion and dedication of gardeners on the Isle of Wight is to be celebrated  when the winner is announced in July. Wight In Bloom recognises the work of green-fingered wonders, from small ... read more

Isle of Wight Festival Exhibition ‘EXPERIENCE 25’

Did you know that this year is the 25th Isle of Wight Festival?  Yes, it’s the 22nd Isle of Wight Festival since 2002 when John Giddings brought the Festival back to the Island, but there were three original Festivals in 1968, 1969 and 1970 – therefore 25 in total. To celebrate this ‘Experience 25’, which highlights the ... read more

Duke of Edinburgh’s Visit to Newport Minster.

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh visited the Isle of Wight recently and following visits to Island businesses and charities he celebrated the re-opening of Newport Minister after the Minster’s multi-million-pound refurbishment. Prince Edward attended a service with 400 worshippers from across the Island to mark the completion of the final £2.6million project which included the ... read more


HRH the Duke of Edinburgh will visit the isle of Wight to celebrate the re-opening of Newport Minster after a major refurbishment. He is the royal patron of the Friends of Newport Minster and will be among 400 specially-invited guests at the service on May 1 to celebrate the completion of the project. He will give a Bible ... read more


More acts have been announced for the 2024 edition of Barclaycard presents the Isle of Wight Festival. Loreen, Georgia, James Marriott, Kingfishr, Henry Moodie and Bradley Simpson join the bill for the historic island event over 20th – 23rd June. Taking to the Big Top on Saturday is Swedish singer/songwriter Loreen, who is sure to be a fan favourite having won ... read more

Isle of Wight Walking Festival- Spring 2024

Celebrating 25 years in 2024, the Isle of Wight Walking Festival offers walks that can be enjoyed in this year’s Spring event. The multi-award winning event is back from 11-19 May, aimed at encouraging visitors to enjoy the beautiful Isle of Wight, as the days become warmer and the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve bursts into life. ... read more


Barclaycard presents the Isle of Wight Festival has announced further acts for the 2024 event. Jessie J, Natalie Imbruglia, The Pretenders, Johnny Marr, Feeder, S Club, Tom Meighan, Cian Ducrot, Caity Baser and Wunderhorse join the bill at the historic island event over 20th – 23rd June.  These new additions to the 2024 line-up join previously announced headliners including English ... read more