More ‘ups’ than ‘downs’ at new and exciting island kite festival

Hundreds of kite enthusiasts flocked to the Isle of Wight’s Bembridge Down last weekend for the first ever Up & Down Kite Festival, thanks to Spectrum Medina’s Natural Wight project.  The inaugural kite festival, organised by the Natural Wight team in partnership with The New Carnival Company, took place on Bembridge Down, near Sandown, Isle […]

Marine adventure opens eyes of island youngsters

A group of disadvantaged young people have just returned from a memorable trip aboard a historic ship, travelling the seas surrounding the Isle of Wight in a learning initiative organised by Spectrum Medina, Southern Housing Group, and The Cirdan Sailing Trust. Last week, ten young people between the ages of 16-25 set sail for a […]