Hampshire and Isle of Wight News

Steaming on the Solent in 2024 – Shieldhall releases details on sailing programme

December 13, 2023
The volunteers at Steamship Shieldhall in Southampton have released details of the ship’s 2024 sailing progamme. Commencing on Friday 3 May,... 

Things to look forward to in 2024 in Hampshire & the Isle of Wight

December 13, 2023
  From family days out to evenings filled with the magic of live performances and concerts. This blog is designed to be your compass... 

Marwell Wildlife celebrates conservation success as scimitar-horned oryx is brought back from extinction

December 12, 2023
Marwell Wildlife is today celebrating after long-term conservation efforts have helped bring the scimitar-horned oryx back from the brink of... 

More National Theatre Live screenings coming

December 8, 2023
Theatre Royal Winchester has programmed another three National Theatre Live screenings of theatre productions featuring well-known actors, by... 

What’s on in January in Hampshire!

December 8, 2023
Hampshire's Top Attractions invites you to embrace the new year with a sense of wonder and excitement. January may be the heart of winter, but... 

Winter Wildlife Wonders at New Forest Wildlife Park: A Festive Family Adventure!

December 6, 2023
This festive season, New Forest Wildlife Park invites families to immerse themselves in the enchanting world of "Winter Wildlife Wonders." Until... 

Don’t forget “Feed the Family for £10” offer launches tonight at Marwell Zoo!

December 5, 2023
December is here, there’s a chill in the air and everything’s beginning to feel festive, especially at Marwell Zoo where we’re in full... 

Cinderella production pictures from Theatre Royal Winchester released!

December 1, 2023
Theatre Royal Winchester has released a selection of production photos from this year’s traditional family pantomime, Cinderella. Cinderella... 

Christmas gift ideas with Hampshire’s Top Attractions

December 1, 2023
Tis the season for giving! Hampshire's Top Attractions is here to make your Christmas shopping a breeze with the perfect Christmas gifts!... 

WINCHESTER’S NEWEST VISITOR ATTRACTION 878 AD SCOOPS TWO MORE AWARDS

November 30, 2023
The team behind Winchester’s newest visitor attraction, Anglo-Saxon experience 878 AD, has been recognised with two more awards. The... 

The cutest “Pumpkin” in the patch at Marwell Zoo in Hampshire

November 29, 2023
We’re delighted to welcome a new addition to our Endangered banteng herd and she’s the cutest “Pumpkin” in the patch! The new calf,... 

One week to go until Cinderella

November 21, 2023
Theatre Royal Winchester is looking forward to the opening night of this year’s traditional family pantomime, Cinderella, which opens in one... 

Black Friday Deals with Hampshire’s Top Attractions!

November 17, 2023
Hampshire's Top Attractions is rolling out an array of sensational deals that promise action, thrills, and unforgettable experiences for the... 

The ultimate afterschool treat – feed the family for just £10 at Marwell Zoo!

November 17, 2023
It’s the most wonderful time of the year and we have a fantastic after school offer to help spread the festive cheer and the pennies this... 

Celebrate a Victorian Christmas at Fort Nelson

November 9, 2023
Step back in time to the Victorian era and join the Fort Nelson garrison community as they get ready for Christmas.  The museum’s galleries... 

Theatre Royal Winchester’s Panto Dame surprises Paris Smith solicitors

November 9, 2023
Theatre Royal Winchester’s resident pantomime dame surprised staff at a regional law firm this week in the run-up to this year’s... 

Light Shows and Christmas Markets to visit in Hampshire

November 9, 2023
Are you ready for a luminous journey through Hampshire's winter wonderland? Discover the most dazzling light shows and enchanting Christmas... 

Events in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight this December

November 4, 2023
Explore the festive magic with our blog all about the most enchanting events in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight this December. From twinkling... 

Big Early Bird savings as Christmas comes to Beaulieu! 

November 2, 2023
Get into the Christmas spirit at Beaulieu this festive period by coming together with family and friends to celebrate the season in style. From... 

A Faith Healer comes to Theatre Royal Winchester

October 23, 2023
The story of a showman offering hope and salvation, Faith Healer, comes to Theatre Royal Winchester from Tuesday 14 November. Faith Healer... 

Celebrating International Snow Leopard Day at Marwell Zoo

October 23, 2023
We’re celebrating 10 years of International Snow Leopard Day and a decade of efforts to safeguard one of the world’s most elusive... 

Marwell’s Mighty Trail: Discover the superpowers of our animals

October 20, 2023
Marwell Zoo is excited to announce the launch of a new trail for zoo guests running throughout October half term. Marwell’s Mighty Trail is... 

There’s a Monster at Theatre Royal Winchester!

October 20, 2023
Young audiences will love the brand-new musical show, There’s a Monster in Your Show, which comes to Theatre Royal Winchester on Saturday 4... 

One week to go until Chase and Skye arrive at Marwell Zoo! 🐾

October 17, 2023
PAW Patrol are on a roll and we’re counting down the days until Chase and Skye arrive at Marwell Zoo for three days of fun with our... 

Remembrance Weekend at Fort Nelson

October 17, 2023
Remembrance Weekend will be marked with a commemorative gun firing at 11am at Fort Nelson. On both Armistice Day on 11 November and Remembrance... 

Quieter times to visit Hampshire’s Top Attractions

October 12, 2023
Hampshire, a picturesque county on the south coast of England, is home to a wide array of attractions that draw visitors from all around the... 

Christmas Shows and Pantos to see in Hampshire 2023

October 12, 2023
As the festive season approaches, Hampshire is ready to dazzle visitors with an array of Christmas shows and festive attractions. From... 

A special new arrival in time for World Okapi Day at Marwell Zoo

October 11, 2023
We’re celebrating the lead up to World Okapi Day by announcing a very special new arrival who’s been settling in at Marwell Zoo behind the... 

Marwell Wildlife shortlisted for prestigious award

October 11, 2023
Marwell Wildlife has been shortlisted for the Great British Wildlife Restoration competition, a new one-off award scheme that recognises the... 

Enchanting and interactive children’s storytelling at Theatre Royal Winchester

October 11, 2023
[caption id="attachment_37465" align="aligncenter" width="2048"] I Believe in Unicorns 2105 at Vaudeville TheatrePhoto Credit: Richard... 

Cinderella cast announcement at Theatre Royal Winchester

October 11, 2023
Theatre Royal Winchester is pleased to announce its cast for its 2023/24 pantomime, Cinderella – with performers from stage, screen, radio and... 

Fancy a Glow Marwell sneak peek at Marwell Zoo in Hampshire?

October 11, 2023
With just seven weeks until our magical Glow Marwell event returns with double the sparkle, we can’t wait to give you a sneak peek - so we... 

Howlin Halloween at New Forest Wildlife Park 

October 10, 2023
Step into the enchanting ancient woodlands of New Forest Wildlife Park this October half term, where the echoing howls of wolves, the mysterious... 

Inspired wizard-themed improv returns to Theatre Royal Winchester

October 5, 2023
The entirely improvised wizarding comedy shows, Spontaneous Potter and Spontaneous Potter Kidz, return to Theatre Royal Winchester on Sunday 22...