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The Isle of Wight Festival 2009

Friday, June 5, 2009 13:38 Comments Off

The Isle of Wight Festival is due to get underway next Friday, 12 June 2009. This annual music festival was originally set up in 1968 and ran until 1970 when concerns over its safety led to it being banned. In 2002 the festival was revived and is now held annually. This year the festival takes [...]

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How to get to the Isle of Wight

Monday, June 1, 2009 15:28 Comments Off

The Isle of Wight is situated just off the south coast of England, south of Portsmouth in the English Channel. Portsmouth and Southsea are easily reachable via train from London – approximately 1hr 30minutes from London Waterloo Station or 2 hours from London Victoria Station. In order to get to the Isle of Wight you [...]

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