Throughout the history of the Isle of Wight there have been fascinating and inspiring people who’ve had a remarkable impact on the Island – many of them unknown to those of us who live or visit here.
Learn more about these Hidden Heroes as we delve into the past to bring them to life. Find out why we should be proud of them and the many more who will be nominated by experts over the coming months.
Accomplished Isle of Wight artist
Trevor Price from Dinosaur Isle Museum nominates the English explorer, soldier, geologist and inventor, Captain Ibbetson.