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A magical evening of music with Katie Melua

On Friday 16th July, Style of Wight enjoyed a magical evening of live acoustic music from bestselling singer/songwriter recording artist Katie Melua in the beautiful natural woodland setting of Robin Hill Country Park. A new event concept for 2021, The Woodland Sessions also welcomed well-known TV comedy star Tom...

Style of Wight Children’s Writing Competition

After a year on pause, Style of Wight Magazine is delighted to announce the relaunch of its Children's Writing Competition, which gives young Island authors the chance to have their stories published.  All stories must be under 500 words; otherwise, entrants have total creative freedom. Your story could be about unicorns or...

New Events Barn to open this Summer

To meet the growing demand for weddings and events held on the Island, a new events barn will be opening at award-winning wedding venue, East Afton Farmhouse, this summer. Designed to a high specification and available for exclusive hire, the new barn will increase the capacity of the East Afton...

Red Funnel Isle of Wight Awards 2020

Red Funnel celebrates best of Island businesses with the ‘Red Funnel Isle of Wight Awards’ 2020 Red Funnel is shining a spotlight on Isle of Wight businesses with the announcement of its much-anticipated Red Funnel Isle of Wight Awards winners. Celebrating all that is special and unique about the Isle...

A message from Style of Wight Founder and Editor

As the Island enters its second period of lockdown, we wanted to share a personal message from our Founder and Editor.   “In over 11 years as the Island’s leading lifestyle publication, Style of Wight has always passionately championed local and independent businesses; in fact, we only accept advertising from those with...

Wight Computers create voice-assisted service for Wightlink

Wight Computers, the innovative technology company based on the Isle of Wight, are proud to reveal that they have worked closely with cross-Solent operator Wightlink to develop a bespoke digital voice assistant which will provide Wightlink customers with up to the minute details about the service status of their...

CHILDREN’S WRITING COMPETITION

START PRACTICING YOUR STORY WRITING SKILLS AS THE STYLE OF WIGHT CHILDREN’S WRITING COMPETITION HAS OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED Following the success of the 2018 Style of Wight Children’s book we are delighted to announce it’s return for 2020. This competition gives young Island authors the chance to have their prize-winning stories...

The Royal Gastronomic Tour celebrates local produce on the Isle of Wight

Thirty guests to the Isle of Wight have been awakened to a world of different flavours and delicious recipes after indulging in a flavoursome weekend with The Royal Hotel The weekend was dedicated to a selection of the Isle of Wight’s finest local food producers along with fine dining, masterclass...