16th, 17th & 18th February 2023

Create, Inspire, Imagine.

Watch out for our 2023 headliners

Isle Spy

What do a murderous monk, a runaway cow and the first Prime Minister of New Zealand have in common?

Find out by exploring Newport and discovering its hidden stories on the IW Story Festival’s very own Isle Spy app!

Simply download the app, find the locations of the different close up photos and click to unlock the stories behind the places you may walk past everyday.

Android users can download the app at https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.DefaultCompany.StoryFestivalApp or search for ‘Isle Spy’ on the App Store.

Don’t have an android phone? Not a problem! You can still play along using the downloadable activity sheets below.