We expect this event will be packed to the rafters as musicians, friends and family pay tribute to the late Jack Tait.
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Jack was not only a lovely chap, but a very talented and clever musician. He'll be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Saturday, 28th March, 2015 11:02am
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments
It's not yet known who will be taking over from the head teacher who leaves the school suddenly tomorrow (Friday). We understand the usual notice period for a head is two terms.
Thursday, 26th March, 2015 4:26pm
By Sally Perry with 21 readers' comments
The company with the rights to extract oil from Isle of Wight sites have today announced they think that there's over 100 million barrels available - and it's 'drill ready'.
Wednesday, 25th March, 2015 5:37pm
By Simon Perry with 16 readers' comments
Some outstanding pieces of artwork have been donated by local and internationally-renowned artists for the Big Art Auction that kicks off the launch of a 12 month campaign to raise £50,000.
Tuesday, 24th March, 2015 10:08am
By Zoe Thompson with one comment
A shop on the Isle of Wight tells OnTheWight they sold a lottery scratchcard on Saturday that won the lucky purchaser one million pounds.
Monday, 23rd March, 2015 12:02pm
By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments