We’ve been blessed with weeks of sunshine here on the Isle of Wight. Many travellers from the UK, are this year are finding their travel plans may be slightly awry. Harking back to the days of the traditional ‘bucket and spade’ homegrown holiday, British travellers are looking for sunnier climes closer to home. Enter the Isle of Wight, possibly one of the top ‘staycation’ destinations in the UK.
Some may have vivid memories of family trips to Blackgang Chine, Ventnor Botanic Garden (formerly Steephill Gardens) and even the lost Shanklin Pier. If your memory isn’t quite serving you correctly, then join Judith Chalmers, as she takes a trip to the island holiday hot spot of of the Isle of Wight.
This episode of ‘Wish you were here?’ was first shown back in 1978, its fantastic to see how much character and charm is still around today.