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Visit Isle of Wight Appoint New MD

Visit Isle of Wight are pleased to announce the appointment of their new Managing Director. Will Myles, former Head of Sales and Marketing for Cowes based youth charity and maritime training organisation, UKSA, has joined the team at the Island’s destination management organisation, starting Thursday, 1st March. Following a short recruitment campaign, which saw applications from industry professionals based across

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Wight BID Events Advisory Panel Meeting Notes

Below is a summary of notes from the Wight BID Events Advisory Panel. Click on the month you would like to read: January 2018 January 2018 Following the last Panel meeting the following event applications had been approved in principle:- Total BID Budget for Events support 2018 – £40,000 IW Festival of Running   1-3 June                 £2000 IW Pride 

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Wight BID Marketing Advisory Panel Meeting Notes

Below is a summary of notes from the Wight BID Marketing Advisory Panel. Click on the month you would like to read: January 2018 January 2018 The Visit Isle Of Wight (VIOW) team presented updates on the 2018 marketing campaigns with particular details about the Walker Books partnership. The Twixmas promotion reached 750,000 households in target areas and the continued theme

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Isle of Wight Camping and Caravanning Guide 2018 is released

Local marketing and communications company, Solent, have worked closely with Visit Isle of Wight, Wightlink and Red Funnel to produce a brand new Isle of Wight Camping & Caravanning Guide for 2018. The camping and touring market is extremely important to the Island’s tourism and economy. The Island is a natural destination for campers, with some excellent facilities, interesting attractions

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Destination Walking Cycling

The Isle of Wight is the perfect Destination for Walking and Cycling. Here’s what we can offer: Marketing Marketing the Isle of Wight to new, novice and/or lapsed cyclists/walkers and identifying and then inspiring, new, novice and/or lapsed cyclist/walkers who are already visiting the Island to consider walking and cycling. We have secured PR coverage nationwide to promote walking and

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Guide for Wedding Venues

ENSURE THEIR BIG DAY IS MEMORABLE FOR THE RIGHT REASONS. Weddings should be a memorable event which a couple can look back on as the best day of their lives – but there is so much that can go wrong. A joke in bad taste by the best man, a glass of red wine spilled on a white dress, or

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Boutique Hotels

DISCERNING TRAVELLERS CHOOSE TOTAL HOTEL EXPERIENCE. A few decades ago, when long-haul travel was beginning to expand people’s horizons beyond their usual experiences, finding familiar creature comforts in a foreign city was like hitting the jackpot. No more. For today’s sophisticated traveller, the more out of the ordinary, the better. It’s what draws guests to properties like the PitStop boutique hotel in

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