Don't forget this Saturday night sees the first Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra concert of 2015, expected to once again be an outstanding performance from around 70 musicians - all on one stage.
News from the centre
If you’re interested in news from around the centre of the Island, this is the place to find it. If you’ve got a story lead, or have news from your part of the Island that you’d like us to share with our readers, get in touch.
The option to buy two strips of redundant land next to the Newport Football ground from the Isle of Wight council for £350,000 will last for five years.
Wednesday, 21st January, 2015 8:59am
By Sally Perry with 21 readers' comments
Residents say the proposals are over-developed, affect their privacy and could impact the local wildlife.
Tuesday, 20th January, 2015 12:23pm
By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments
A&E departments across the country are struggling with the unprecedented demand on their services and the Isle of Wight is no exception. Last night's Channel4 News covered a feature on how St Mary's hospital is coping under the strain.
Saturday, 17th January, 2015 11:51am
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight NHS Trust hopes to have a decision ratified later this month to open a 13 bed community-based unit to ease pressure at St Mary’s.
Friday, 16th January, 2015 9:07am
By Andy Hollebon with 3 readers' comments
Green party members are invited to attend the launch of Vix Lowthion's election campaign on Tuesday 27th January.
Friday, 16th January, 2015 7:57am
By Sally Perry with 62 readers' comments
A major, major boost to the council's finances is on the cards from the ASDA deal - but it's unclear if the council know they've disclosed it, as they officially refused to give it to us.
Wednesday, 14th January, 2015 8:42am
By Simon Perry with 77 readers' comments
At tonight's executive meeting, members will be asked to consider a large range of new funding cuts in the medium term budget strategy.
Tuesday, 13th January, 2015 1:37pm
By Sally Perry with 35 readers' comments
Follow the launch of Andrew Turner's re-election campaign launch with OnTheWight's live coverage from the Riverside Centre.
Monday, 12th January, 2015 9:31am
By Sally Perry with 84 readers' comments