Walking the Bay

Walking the Bay

Guest writer Mark Fox continues with his series looking at different places of interest on the Island. This issue he looks at the walk around the Bay area. The walk around the great bay area of the East Wight is one of the most beautiful and interesting on the whole of

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Friends Reunited at Priory Bay

Friends Reunited at Priory Bay

  Now they have established a network of local suppliers and base their menus on whatever is in season and at its best. Oliver said: “Much of our fish comes from the bay and our crab and lobster straight from Bembridge.  We get fresh herbs from the garden and wild

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Glass is Class at Alum Bay – Colin Green

Glass is Class at Alum Bay – Colin Green

It is a fascinating work of art, and one that thousands of visitors stand and marvel at each year. Working in searing heat at the Alum Bay Glass studio, on the Needles Park site, Colin Green (left) and his team produce magnificent, eye-catching items that are now being snapped up

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Gentle Touch of Genius at the Priory Bay Hotel

Gentle Touch of Genius at the Priory Bay Hotel

It’s hard to work out which is more fortunate – the Priory Bay Hotel to have found Carlos Garcia for its head chef, or Carlos Garcia to have found the Priory Bay Hotel. They are made for each other. It is eight o’clock in the morning and, being August, the

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