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Deckchair's on the Promenade - Isle of Wight - 28th April 2009 - <br />
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The Isle of Wight is a county and the largest island of England, located in the English Channel, 3-5 miles off the south coast of the county of Hampshire. <br />
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The Isle of Wight is first mentioned in writing in Geography by Claudius Ptolemaeus. In 686, it became the last part of England to convert to Christianity.