Tag Archives: Isle of Wight

Sunset at Gurnard beach, Isle of Wight

Beautiful end to a beautiful day watching the sunset at Gurnard beach, Isle Wight! If it’s been one of those gorgeous sunny days when you know the sky will be putting on an evening display, there is no better place on the Island than Gurnard to soak up those last few rays of sunshine. Take a picnic or a bottle of wine, wrap up warm and watch the sun go down on Gurnard beach, or grab a window seat at The Woodvale pub and relax. Continue reading →

Pro Cycling Pearl Izumi Tour series comes to Ryde, Isle of Wight!

Last night the opening round of The 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series cycling took place in Ryde on our very own little island! A very excited Mark went to go and see how ridiculously fast they could all cycle up Union Street. Olympic, World and Commonwealth Champions were among the line-up, and Team Wiggins made their debut. Included in the 10-rider men’s squads for the Pearl Izumi Tour Series are Olympic Champions Ed Clancy, Sir Bradley Wiggins and Steven Burke, 2014 Commonwealth Games Gold medallist Continue reading →

Walk the Wight 2015

Why not come and take part in Walk the Wight this weekend in aid of The Earl Mountbatten Hospice and take in some of the amazing views the Isle of Wight has to offer. To register go to their website www.walkthewight.com. Walk the Wight are celebrating the walk’s 25th anniversary and it’s the largest European charity walk of its kind! Every year thousands of people walk to raise money for the Island’s only Hospice. The event has raised over £3 million pounds. It is also Continue reading →

London Marathon 2015

Huuuuuuge congratulations to Mark for running The London Marathon in 3hr 21mins! We’d like to say a massive thank you to everyone, including many of our lovely guests, who sponsored Mark. He raised over £1000 for Diabetes UK, a cause close to our hearts as Type 1 runs in our family. What a fantastic day, we couldn’t be more proud, all that training around our hilly island paid off, well done! 🙂