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NEW FOOD & DRINK BLOG ON VISITISLEOFWIGHT.CO.UK

As part of Taste of the Wight’s (http://www.tasteofthewight.co.uk/) new partnership with Visit Isle of Wight, Solent Co will be publishing a new food and drink blog on visitisleofwight.co.uk,the Island’s most high profile website.

David Thornton, CEO, Visit Isle of Wight, said: “Local food and drink from the Island are becoming an increasingly important part of our overall marketing and promotion. A recent press visit we organised with Jamie magazine and subsequent feature really highlighted the abundance and variety of what’s on offer to our visitors. Working with Taste of the Wight will provide higher quality content to the hundreds of thousands of visitors that use our website before and during their visit to the Isle of Wight.”

Lindsay Becker, editor of Taste of the Wight said: “We are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with Visit Isle of Wight, the Island’s official marketing organisation. As well as working together at exciting events such as the recent ‘Wightminster’ showcase for Island food, at the Palace of Westminster, all advertisers will now benefit from a premium online listing on visitisleofwight.co.uk – the website that has been topping records for online audiences.”

In future, Visit Isle of Wight will be collaborating with Taste of the Wight to provide higher quality content to thousands of visitors that use its website. The team at Taste are in the process of reviewing and updating the website’s existing listings and features, as well as producing a regular food and drink news stories.

Click here (http://www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/blog/read/2014/10/foodies-guide-to-october-b29) to see the latest blog news from Taste of the Wight. If you would like to submit your news and contributions, please contact Lindsay at lindsay@solent.co [mailto:lindsay@solent.co].