CLA South East says new fixed penalty notices for fly tipping which come into force on 9 May are welcome, but fears they may not be enough to stem the rising tide of refuse dumped in rural areas.
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Filling the gap left by cuts to ferry crossings, this new foot passenger service hopes to prove the demand for early morning and late night ferries during its six month pilot.
Friday, 29th April, 2016 9:42am
By Sally Perry with one comment
Over two years since the landslip and over 19 months since the budget was approved, works to reinstate Undercliff Drive from the west have still not been completed. The new road now has to go through the planning process to gain permission.
Thursday, 28th April, 2016 2:13pm
By Sally Perry with 35 readers' comments
One of the main routes into Ryde is to be upgraded shortly under the Highways PFI.
Thursday, 28th April, 2016 1:55pm
By Gavin Foster with one comment
The new Wightlink ferry will have space for more than 1,000 people on board and will use hybrid battery technology, as well as conventional fuel, to reduce emissions and make the vessel quieter.
Thursday, 28th April, 2016 1:07pm
By Karen Woods with 14 readers' comments