We love this wonderful story of two people who met as kids on the Isle of Wight many years ago now return with their own family to recreate that treasured holiday snap.
Isle of Wight business – It’s not just tourism
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Some clever stick came up with the rather smart idea of installing a miniature broadband cabinet in Godshill famous model village to mark a close-to 16,000 homes on the Island with 'fibre' broadband.
Thursday, 13th August, 2015 10:57am
By IW Council Press Office with 4 readers' comments
Bembridge Library joins the 15-strong voluntary Island-wide network of tourist centres.
Tuesday, 11th August, 2015 3:57pm
By Richard Beet with 4 readers' comments
Wightlink is quoting £642 for a day return from the Island on 14th September. Same trip on Red Funnel - £140. What?!?
Monday, 10th August, 2015 1:33pm
By Simon Perry with 57 readers' comments
Isle of Wight dairy farmers have joined the national protests calling on supermarkets to pay a fair price for milk. They urge supermarket managers to price it correctly and not use it as a loss leader.
Sunday, 9th August, 2015 1:17pm
By Sally Perry with 34 readers' comments
Or any time really, as they can be incredibly dangerous to wildlife. However, the County Landowners Association specifically makes an appeal for people to refrain from releasing sky lanterns during harvest.
Friday, 7th August, 2015 5:17pm
By Helen Slade with 4 readers' comments
Robin Hill say the planning application could result in potentially odorous smells coming from the site, but Westridge say they'll be dealing with exactly the same type of waste that they have for over three years, with no complaints.
Monday, 3rd August, 2015 5:49pm
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments