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Isle of Wight hottest day on record with 36.1°c 1000 607 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

Isle of Wight hottest day on record with 36.1°c

Super smashing great! A staggering 36.1c was recorded on the Isle of Wight today (Sunday) – breaking yesterday’s record of 35.4c. If you’ve been thinking that it was hotter today than the past 48 hours then you’d be right with IW Met Service’s weather station in Lake recording 36.1c, closely followed by 36c in Ryde.…

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Visit Isle of Wight advertisement for Sky launched for 2020

The Isle of Wight will be shown to targeted audiences across the south of the UK following a new TV advertisement.  You can watch the video below. The new campaign has got underway in a new approach from the Island’s destination management organisation, Visit Isle of Wight. The advert will be shown to target audiences…

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Fireworks at Blackgang Chine
Summer Firework Finale returns to Blackgang Chine on the Isle of Wight in August 2020 2048 839 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

Summer Firework Finale returns to Blackgang Chine on the Isle of Wight in August 2020

Blackgang Chine on the Isle of Wight is to hold their annual Summer Firework Finale during August 2020 over 3 evenings. The event is due to take place between 17:00 and 21:30 on Wednesday 12th, 19th & 26th August. Blackgang Chine’s park will be open through to 21:30 on Summer Firework Finale dates and guests…

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Isle of Wight Aqua Park
The Isle of Wight’s first aqua park opens at Tapnell Farm 768 513 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

The Isle of Wight’s first aqua park opens at Tapnell Farm

The Isle of Wight’s first aqua park is now open at Tapnell Farm where many water activities await.  Despite a stalled opening and working around the clock to get all the boxes ticked to get the park safe and ready to open to the public – they can now say that they are as of…

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Isle of Wight Fire Show Robin Hill
The Cheeky Monkeys return to Robin Hill for a summer of fire shows 2048 1365 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

The Cheeky Monkeys return to Robin Hill for a summer of fire shows

The lovable Cheeky Monkeys who’ve wowed Robin Hill’s summer audiences for the past 2 years are returning to the park on the Isle of Wight for an epic run of evening shows! Fire Shows will take place on the following Tuesdays & Saturdays throughout August: 11th, 15th, 18th, 25th & 29th Watch the incredible Fire…

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Isle of Wight Sky High Night Glow Hot Air Ballons Robin Hill
Sky High Night Glow returns to Robin Hill for 3 nights in August 2020 2048 1367 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

Sky High Night Glow returns to Robin Hill for 3 nights in August 2020

The sky’s the limit this summer as magnificent hot air balloons float back to Robin Hill for a three-day extravaganza! Sky High Night Glow, in association with T&K Masks, will run daily from 5pm – 10pm between 20th – 22nd August. After previously cancelling the event planned for May due to Government restrictions, the Robin…

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Diamond Races Isle of Wight TT
DIAMOND RACES: The Isle of Wight to host motorcycle race event in 2021 2048 1367 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

DIAMOND RACES: The Isle of Wight to host motorcycle race event in 2021

On an island known for its remarkable coastline and just two hours from London door to door, the Diamond Races is set to take place on a 12.4 mile-long course that boasts winding roads through picturesque villages and a 5-mile coastal stretch along the military road. Information about the event can be found below from…

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Robin Thornton
Tributes paid to the sad passing of Robin 1362 650 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

Tributes paid to the sad passing of Robin

LONG-TIME tourism ambassador for the Isle of Wight, Robin William Thornton, has died at the age of 84. Best known for his ownership of Old Park Hotel and Tropical Bird Park in St Lawrence, he was a big supporter of tourism for both the Ventnor area and the whole Island. Mr Thornton and his wife…

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Ford Farm House
COVID-19: We reopen on the 24th July 2020 to guests 1920 1080 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

COVID-19: We reopen on the 24th July 2020 to guests

Back in March 2020, the government told all accommodation providers to close their businesses to help control the virus with a ‘stay at home, protect the NHS, save lives’ campaign.  Since the, and up to today’s publishing (4th July 2020), all non-essential retailers and holiday businesses had to remain closed, except for minor circumstances. Now…

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1/3 OFF FERRY TRAVEL WITH RED FUNNEL 1140 460 Ford Farm House Bed & Breakfast - Isle of Wight Holidays

1/3 OFF FERRY TRAVEL WITH RED FUNNEL

Save 1/3 on Ferry Travel with Red Funnel’s Black Friday Sale. It’s the perfect time to book your travel to/from the Isle of Wight, with a whopping 1/3 Off Ferry Travel in Red Funnel’s Black Friday Sale! This amazing offer is valid for vehicle ferry travel of any duration between Southampton and East Cowes (both…

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